As the digital age moves forward, more emphasis is being made nationwide to motivate fire departments to collect more complete and reliable data. As the amount of data collected increases, it becomes more important to ensure the providers themselves understand the importance of their charting. Documentation in the world of public safety poses a lot of real-life challenges. In this ebook are common situations that providers face along with solutions.
Success on the fireground hinges on the quality of the messages sent and the understanding of those listening. Jared Newcombe discusses a program for training firefighters to communicate under difficult conditions.