Disaster Podcast

Disaster Podcast

Disaster Podcast

Description: The show for first responders to major incidents worldwide.

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First Responder Suicide Awareness with Dan Maguire

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In this episode, we have a special visit from Dan Maguire from CISM Perspectives on the show. Dan is one of the preeminent experts on the topic of critical incident stress management (CISM) and line of duty death (LODD). He talks with co-hosts Jamie Davis, the Podmedic and Sam Bradley about the inc...

Grand Canyon National Park Search and Rescue Part 2

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We return this week for part two of our episode interview on preparedness and prehospital care with Dr. Drew Harrell, medical director for the Grand Canyon National Park. Their service deals with rough terrain, swift water rescues, rabid animal outbreaks, high angle rescue, air lifts and more. They...

Grand Canyon National Park Search and Rescue Part 1

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We are going to bring you a potpourri of topics to start off this episode. We start off with Kyle Nelson’s weekly weather report on a rash of tornadoes sweeping through the lower midwest the week we recorded this episode. Then we chat briefly with B.J. Schneider about a drunk driver careening into...

Trek Medics Update – SMS EMS Dispatch for the Third World

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In this episode, Disaster Podcast co-hosts Jamie Davis and Sam Bradley are joined by Jason Friesen, the founder of Trek Medics International. Trek Medics is a non-profit organization that focuses on providing access to emergency medical services in third world countries...

More Joplin Tornado Review with Dr. Brian Froelke

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On the show this week we have a return visit from Dr. Brian Froelke from Missouri to do a follow-up episode from our recent episode with Tamara Heiner about the resilient women of Joplin.



Also joining us on the show is our resident weather expert, Kyle Nelson (@wxKyleNelson) to talk about the disa...

Event EMS Care at X-Games with Kyle Nelson

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On this episode, we are joined by Kyle Nelson ( https://twitter.com/wxkylenelson ) our resident weather expert and ski patrol member, and also BJ Schneider, paramedic, author, and the host of his own podcast the Words Off The Street Podcast. http://wordsoffthestreet.com...

Joplin Tornado: Women Facing Disaster with Tamara Heiner

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On tonight’s episode, we are joined by author Tamara Hart Heiner, author of “Tornado Warning: The Extraordinary Women of Joplin.” Co-host Sam Bradley found this excellent book written by Tamara, a romance fiction author who lived near Joplin during the storm. After the EF-5 Tornado struck Jopl...

DisasterDoc on Training in Professional Health Response

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Bringing on a special guest this evening with Dr. Mark Keim MD, MBA (a.k.a. the DisasterDoc™) who comes on to talk about disaster training and these topics in particular:





* Professionalization of disaster medical/nursing and public health response...

Best Items for Disaster Responder’s First Aid Kit

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This week we address a comment from a listener over at the Disaster Podcast site who asked about what we would recommend putting in a disaster responder’s first aid kit. This differs from what you might find recommended for a home disaster kit with first aid supplies.

The listener wrote:...

Ski Patrol Disaster Training and Preparedness Part 2

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We talk all about ski patrol disasters and in particular how ski lift evacuations are planned and prepared for. This is a two-part episode so make sure you check out Ski Patrol Disaster Training part one last week.

This week on part two:...
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