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The FlightBridgeED Podcast provides convenient, easy to understand critical care medicine education, and current topics related to the air medical industry. Each topic builds on another and weaves together a solid foundation of emergency, critical care, and prehospital medicine.

The FlightBridgeED Podcast FlightBridgeED

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.8 • 346 Ratings

The FlightBridgeED Podcast provides convenient, easy to understand critical care medicine education, and current topics related to the air medical industry. Each topic builds on another and weaves together a solid foundation of emergency, critical care, and prehospital medicine.

    The Standard of Care Podcast - Cross-over Episode: Reasonable Doubt

    The Standard of Care Podcast - Cross-over Episode: Reasonable Doubt

    In this cross-over podcast, we are joined by our team from the Standard of Care Podcast. On 8/22/2021, a Colorado grand jury handed down a 32-count criminal indictment against the police officers and EMS personnel involved in the incident that led to Elijah McClain’s death. In this episode of the Standard of Care, Nick and Samantha try to untangle what these indictments could mean for the EMS community. We reach out to our resident experts - former prosecutor (now business lawyer) Chris Timmons and defense attorney (and Samantha’s law school classmate) Stephen Coxen – for answers. How do prosecutors even decide to file charges in a case like this? How does a grand jury work? What are the strengths and weaknesses of the prosecution’s case, and how does a criminal defense attorney defend a client against these charges? What can EMTs and paramedics do to protect themselves from potential criminal liability? You don't want to miss this episode. So much good stuff! Please like and review on your current podcast app, including Spotify, Google Play, iTunes, PodBean, and many more.

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Special Episode: IBSC and Advanced Certification Discussion w/ John Clark

    Special Episode: IBSC and Advanced Certification Discussion w/ John Clark

    In this podcast, Eric and Mike are joined by special guest John Clark, the Chief Operating Officer at the International Board of Specialty Certification - IBSC. We discuss all things related to the FP-C and CCP-C board certifications and answer a lot of listener questions related to why these two board certifications are the standard in critical care medicine for paramedics. You don't want to miss this episode. So much good stuff! Please like and review on your current podcast app, including Spotify, Google Play, iTunes, PodBean, and many more.

    • 10 min
    Luminary Series: Mobile ECMO w/ Kyle Driesse

    Luminary Series: Mobile ECMO w/ Kyle Driesse

    In this podcast, Eric is joined by Mike Verkest and our special guest, Flight Paramedic Kyle Driesse. We discuss the implementation and ongoing performance of the Minnesota mobile extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation program. This is the first program serving an entire metropolitan area designed to rapidly deliver extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) facilitated resuscitation to patients with refractory ventricular fibrillation/ventricular tachycardia (VF/VT) out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA). Don't miss it! Please like and review on your current podcast app, including Spotify, Google Play, iTunes, PodBean, and many more.

    • 11 min
    200th Episode: Best and Most Downloaded Podcasts of All-Time Review

    200th Episode: Best and Most Downloaded Podcasts of All-Time Review

    In this podcast, Eric is joined by Mike Verkest for our 200th episode. It has been an amazing nine years! In this podcast, we review the "Best and Most Downloaded Podcasts of All-Time", as chosen by you the listener. We review any new science and discuss the high points of each podcast. Don't miss it! Please like and review on your current podcast app, including Spotify, Google Play, iTunes, PodBean, and many more.

    • 33 min
    • video
    Clinical Pearls: Mastering Advanced Hemodynamics

    Clinical Pearls: Mastering Advanced Hemodynamics

    In this video podcast, Eric takes a look at clinical pearls within the realm of advanced hemodynamics and cardiac physiology. He dives into the 1:5 rule and uses simulation from iSimulate, with case studies to illustrate how your hemodynamic numbers can help you in decision making. This is an information-packed episode, with a focus on current evidence-based practice and treatment guidelines. Don't miss it! Please like and review on your current podcast app, including Spotify, Google Play, iTunes, PodBean, and many more.

    • 36 min
    • video
    Crossover Episode: Vaccine Straight Talk - Part 2

    Crossover Episode: Vaccine Straight Talk - Part 2

    Part 2: Bad information abounds. We wanted to get the band back together and give you a no-nonsense, non-political, non-biased easy to understand podcast about the COVID Vaccines (well, the mRNA versions) and talk about safety, efficacy, and everything else you wanted to know. We want you to be able to share this with your non-medical friends and family who may be on the fence when it comes to getting vaccinated. Thanks for continuing to support our podcast! Did you know many of our episodes can also be watched? Be sure to check out the FlightBridgeED channel on YouTube! We appreciate your subscriptions and views! Be sure to leave us a review and rating!

    • 1 hr 13 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
346 Ratings

346 Ratings

Trevman138 ,

The top dog

I listen to a lot of podcasts surrounding paramedicine and critical care. This is by far the top dog in flight and CCT paramedicine. You have to listen to Eric and his easy to understand presentation of difficult concepts. I am a huge fan.

Abuskil ,

Great!

Great podcast, it has prepared me so much for my dive into healthcare.

bemountains ,

Great!

Fantastic podcast! Really helping me stay engaged as I transition from EMS through nursing school. Really appreciate it.

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