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5 Ways To Stay Safe During The Holiday Season

By  Stan Vashovsky , Ambulnz CEO   There’s a little Clark Griswold in all of us when the holidays roll around, each of us hoping to make our neighbors slightly envious with our brighter lights and bigger lawn decorations. Yet, like Clark, this need to impress can lead to many bumps, bruises, and falls along the way. So, in the spirit of giving, I give you this statistic from the U.S. Consumer ...

Flu Shot Or Not?

By Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO Cold weather, stuffy noses, and “working from home” emails are the first signs, flu season is here. So, the great debate begins, do you get a flu shot or not? The majority of the medical community agrees, you should get a flu shot once a year. According to the CDC, “The CDC recommends a yearly flu vaccine for just about everyone 6 months and older, even when the ...

Are You Ready For Some Football Injuries?

By Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO

EMT, The Fastest Growing Occupation In The Nation

 By Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO In the past decade, the job market and economy has seen tremendous growth, setting record highs. In the past decade, so too has the opioid epidemic, setting record high mortality rates.

Arming EMTs

By Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO

A Bill To Rebuild The EMS Community

By Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO

Expect To See More Female EMTs

By: Stan Vashovsky, CEO of Ambulnz Over the past decade, multiple industries have made a collaborative effort to further women’s equality in the workforce, primarily by increasing women’s salaries to match male counterparts and active participation in female focused initiatives. For those who think this is “just a phase of a current social climate,” think again. Many studies present conclusive ...

If Saving Lives is Heroic, Why Is It Worth So Little?

By Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO Since the dawn of civilization, the idea of becoming a hero has been and still is a universal infatuation that manifests itself across every industry, channel, and platform. Before we can walk or even say our first words, we are exposed to stories of larger then life heroes who can stop speeding bullets, swing from skyscrapers, and ultimately save the world from ...

How Disruptions Can Lead To Better Patient Care

By: Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO The word “disruption” tends to have a negative connotation. But it doesn’t have to. You probably didn’t shed tears over your CDs when you got your first iPod. Thought fondly about your encyclopedias after you first used Google. Or reflected on all those great yellow taxi rides while ordering your first Uber. All of these are examples of big disruptions that ...

We Must Remain Focused On Patient Care

 By: Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO We are scarcely into the new year and are already seeing a national debate over the future of healthcare as the U.S. Congress and the incoming presidential administration consider changes to the Affordable Care Act. Just as the passage and implementation of the ACA caused waves of change that directly impacted our industry, I am sure any changes to the act will ...

Building A Culture of Care: What Our Industry Can Learn

By: Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO As we’ve created Ambulnz from the ground up this year, I thought a lot about the kind of company I want us to be, and I always came back to one overriding thought: we need to become united as a company – and as an industry – around a culture of care.

Improving The Patient Experience Is Vital To Patient Satisfaction

By: Stan Vashovsky, Ambulnz CEO In the previous blog post, I discussed how we medical transportation services providers must become better partners with caregivers. Today, I’d like to discuss why this is so important from the patient’s perspective.