BIEMRs Get More Training Opps

The Bainbridge Island Emergency Medical Responders team has been ramping up training opps. Last month, BIEMRs participated in a Stop the Bleed class offered by the Bainbridge Island Fire Department and a Hubs Training class taught by Bainbridge Prepares’ Dan Bacon. This Saturday, December 8, the team will be providing first aid at Winter Wonderland, … More BIEMRs Get More Training Opps

Psychological First Aid Helps Medical Responders Too

On October 24, ten Bainbridge Island Emergency Medical Responders attended a two-hour Psychological First Aid (PFA) class at City Hall. The class was taught by Britt Gonsoulin, M.D., M.P.H., one of the leads for the emergency hubs’ PFA team.  As the BIEMRs in attendance learned, PFA is a skill that comes in handy for everyone … More Psychological First Aid Helps Medical Responders Too