“What Would You Do?” Wednesday – Blisters for Days

Hey folks, happy Wednesday!  For the first time in a while, I'm actually on time with this weeks "What Would You Do?" Wednesday.  I just spent a couple of days in Silva, North Carolina, home of Landmark Learning.  If you're not familiar with Landmark Learning, they are educational specialists dedicated to teaching outdoor enthusiasts and …

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So, What Did You Do? – Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained.

I was late with the What Would You Do? Wednesday last week, but that's ok!  We'll manage one way or another.  This week, I gave you a video featuring everyone's favorite outdoor adventurer, Bear Grylls.  Like all good bears (Mr. Grylls, if you're reading, the joke had to be made), Mr. Grylls appears to appreciate …

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“What Would You Do?” Wednesday – Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained.

Normally I do these on Wednesday. This week, however, Wednesday was a busy day for me. So, we're doing our weekly #wwydwednesday on Friday instead. I'm posting to you live from the RAA driving range today, where we are teaching new employees how to drive ambulances. So, we're joining everyone's favorite adventurer today, Mr. Bear …

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“What Would You Do?” Wednesday – Pretty Sure That’s Broken…

Hey, happy Wednesday, folks!  It's time for another captivating edition of "What Would You Do?" Wednesday, where I give you a scenario from YouTube, and you tell me how you'd manage the situation. Brief disclaimer; I generally try to avoid showing too much gore, simply because I don't want to "gross out" unnecessarily.  That said, …

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So, What Would You Do? Just A Bit Sick

If you've been following this blog for a bit, you've probably noticed that things are dragging behind a bit; my normal posting schedule is off, my posts are a bit sporadic, and I'm not nearly as active on twitter as I normally am.  We're going through some transitions here at Mountain Medic HQ, all of …

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“What Would You Do?”…Thursday? Just a Bit Sick.

I've had to take a couple of days off from blogging recently, mostly due to volume of work as well as family stuff.  But I'm back now, and I'm hoping to get back into my blogging routine. That said, we're doing "What Would You Do?" Wednesday a day late, on Thursday.  So, take a look …

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So, What Would You Do? Gettin’ Real High!

On Wednesday I posted the latest in my "What Would You Do?" Wednesday posts, showing a climber on Aconcagua having a peculiar issue.  The title of the video gave away what was going on, but its still a good mental exercise to think about patient management in this situation.  If you haven't had a chance to …

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