Tag: Emergency medicine

EMTs, Paramedics, and the COVID-19 Response in New York

EMTs, Paramedics, and the COVID-19 Response in New York

I’ve met a few people staying in my hotel over the past few days. Most of the hotel is full of EMTs and paramedics from all over the country (specifically Illinois, Missouri, Tennessee, Kentucky, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, and a few other states). They’re all 

Day 2 – Night Shift in NYC During COVID

Day 2 – Night Shift in NYC During COVID

I successfully transitioned to night shift. I haven’t had any trouble staying awake all night, but sleeping past noon is difficult. I got about four hours of sleep today; hopefully, it’ll get easier as I transition. I made sure to caffeinate before going to work