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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Signs: My Story

By: Kip Teitsort Signs: My Story from Kip Teitsort on Vimeo. My name is Kip Teitsort. I am a husband, a father, a veteran paramedic and police officer. I am also the founder of DT4EMS.  I founded DT4EMS to protect victims of workplace violence in medicine. This has not been easy. For nearly a decade […]

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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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Success on the Street (SOS) Report from an ED

It started with a text message in which I could tell this nurse was excited about the SOS she was just a part of. I was uber excited to find out what had happened. Both the text and the email were unsolicited. It makes my heart so very happy to hear how someone was able […]

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If Paramedics were like puppies…

It is a sunny, warm afternoon toward the end of summer, Bill and his family arrive at the pet store to pick up aquarium supplies. As fate would have it, the pet store is running an adoption day, and a fund raiser for dogs at a local shelter. Bill’s kids quickly lost interest in obtaining […]

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4 Things Cops Do, Healthcare Providers Shouldn’t.

When healthcare providers going so long without formal training on how to act, speak, or stand, when it comes to the use of force, they had no choice but to OJT learn from somewhere. Our brothers and sisters in blue were more than happy to share what they were taught. While the intent was noble, […]

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Battleground Ambulance

Battleground- In life versus death, this is ours.

The reaper versus medic is apparent. Even those who have never been inside an ambulance, know the battle to save the life of a patient exists. The training the medic receives in preparation for this recurring battle helps prepare him for his enemy. There is a potentially, equally important, battle to save the life of […]

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If you think I’m cool, check out these people…

This crazy ride I am honored to call my life is the way it is because of the people I get to met. What is so incredibly ironic, not planning it this way, each class actually became the proverbial guinea-pig, for the class that follows. The EVE class everyone raves about now didn’t come to […]

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One word to assist with violence prevention

One simple word, or actually the acts contained within it, prevents conflict.

One simple word, or actually the acts contained within it, prevents conflict. Think about it. If one cares about another’s: *Personal Space- Allows for a person to vent, thereby reducing tension.  *Position on politics, and/or religion, regardless if in agreement, but caring about the other’s position regarding the subject. *Feelings (fears, desires etc.) *Well-Being both […]

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Before and After Changed Forever

One moment in time, an assault in the form of a choke…

Our goal has always been to prevent one person, patient or provider, from becoming the victim of an assault. There are multiple, equally important reasons for this being our goal, achieved by our mission. Let’s take one person, who becomes the victim of one singular event, an assault, and break down things occurring… from the […]

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