EVE4HP

EVE Fire & EMS

To empower cultural and behavioral modification through the enforcement of exemplary customer service, reasonability, and industry best practices that yield a reduction in employer liability and culminate in an increase employee safety and security.

Focus: All levels of pre-hospital providers & firefighters

Length: 16 Hour (Two Day Course)

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EVE4HP

EVE4HP

Escaping Violent Encounters for Healthcare Providers

The health care industry leads all other sectors in the incidence of nonfatal workplace assaults,
and the emergency department is a particularly vulnerable setting. Workplace violence is a significant occupational hazard facing emergency nurses- ENA

Focus: All levels of the in-hospital/home-health patient care setting (RN,LPN,MD,Techs,CNA)

Length: 8-hours

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Specialized Courses

Specialized Courses

DT4EMS has several special courses available.
EVE4Women- Women's Course (Ages 13 & Up)
EVE4EP- Educational Professionals (School Staff)
EVEAdvanced- Advanced Skills Course (PreReqs)
EVEInstructor- Instructor Programs

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Due Diligence Resources for DT4EMS’ EVE

Due diligence on DT4EMS’ EVE Related post: DT4EMS is Bullsh!t One thing is certain, researching an unfamiliar topic, especially one with such a high-frequency, high-liability presence, can be taxing and time consuming. To save you some of your valuable time, this post will help speed up your research process. Parts of due diligence for training […]

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About Us: Introduction to DT4EMS’ EVE

  DT4EMS’ Escaping Violent Encounters (EVE) programs provide staff with the ability to recognize when a relationship changes. It is the critical thinking skills to recognize when a person is no longer a patient. That is what makes DT4EMS’ EVE different, relevant and culture changing.   1. The FACTS Workplace Violence in Emergency Medicine is […]

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Culture = Changed! Watch the video and see what we mean!

Kip Teitsort had his ambulance car-jacked while loaded with a patient. You can read Kip’s account of the violent encounter HERE. That is just part of the story! It is what happens in the weeks, months and years after the fact that bring inspiration to those in EMS/Fire and the emergency department setting! Instead of […]

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The REAL reason for the rising assaults on healthcare providers!

In the fall of 2000, a call for service changed me and the direction of DT4EMS forever. What started out as a routine cardiac transport, became a struggle between living and dying, and not for just the patient. During transport, dispatch asked if we could check on a “body in the ditch”. While loaded with [...]

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CPI’s NVCI vs. DT4EMS’ EVE – A simple comparison

Every system is great when used for what it was created. EVE and NVCI are certainly proof of that statement. Apply any analogy you wish; a square peg for a round hole, when "every tool is a hammer..." and you "get" what this post is about. All one really has to do is look at [...]

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Situational Awareness: The Color Code Model

Situational Awareness: The Color Code Model I was first introduced into the concept of threat awareness color-codes during my training at the police academy. Although that was in 1995, it still has purpose today. It was a process I applied on the street, throughout my careers in law enforcement and EMS. I even found I [...]

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Nurse Safety Tip: Using a door as a barrier

In DT4EMS’ EVE, we draw a line of distinction between a tactic and a technique. Tactics are behaviors, safeguards, polices/procedures and the like to prevent the violent encounter. Techniques are the physical skills used to escape a violent encounter, for when a tactic wasn’t available or appropriate. This safety/defensive tactic is showing examples of how […]

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Mental Prep Practice: Philly Fire Incident

Mental Prep Practice is performed by taking real-life incidents and considering reasonable responses to various problems presented.   As with all the videos we use, there should be no blame or ridicule directed at Fire/EMS/Nursing personnel involved. Since human interaction/conflict is dynamic, there is no such thing as the perfect action/choice. Instead we purchase a […]

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The truth about self-defense everyone should know.

The Truth About Self-Defense Everyone Should Know.     Having spent decades researching self-defense, sifting through both postulated and apocryphal tales of each system’s superiority claim to all others, I found the truth. I found it not only being a perpetual white-belt myself, but in teaching martial arts, self-defense, police defensive tactics, and DT4EMS’ EVE. […]

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How To Video: Ho Made Pepper-Spray with Mitch D’Umbashit

What would Mitch do (WWMD) if he couldn’t purchase real pepper spray? Mitch explains how he makes his own in this “How-to” video. Warning: Mitch is an idiot. He is not an expert in martial arts, self-defense, or anything medically related. As with those like him, He uses the internet to spew fake advice to […]

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