General Sessions
Monday, October 18, 2021 - 3:30pm to 4:15pm

EMS simply can’t afford to adhere to outdated practices simply because of “tradition.” EMS is an essential healthcare service, and as healthcare agencies, we must ensure that all of our practices – whether operational, clinical or administrative – keep pace with science, evidence, emerging best practices, and ethical standards. This eye-opening session will take a critical look at seven “sacred traditions” in most EMS systems that are not only outdated, but that hold our organizations back financially, and limit our ability to become full players at the healthcare table.