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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Punch a Cop- Ride the Bolt… but Punch a Provider and it’s a Joke… Why?

By: Kip Teitsort Tons of reports (finally) surfacing in the media of assaults on paramedics, nurses and EMTs coupled with various studies showing violence directed at staff is a serious issue. Why then is there so little acknowledgement of violence directed at medical staff? Little to no coverage on the national or even the local […]

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SOAP Method Can Keep Staff and Patients Safe

  By Kip Teitsort, Founder DT4EMS, LLC Frequently when staff are interviewed about a violent encounter ( in which staff was criminally assaulted) something as simple as using SOAP could have mitigated many of them. In nearly every initial “patient” contact a provider can use the SOAP method to buy a moment in time to decided […]

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Violently Attacked on an EMS Call; Lynn’s Story in her Own Words

  Below is the actual email sent to me by Lynn. On May 31, 2010 I was working for a part time for Municipal 911 Agency and was called to Difficulty breathing, mutual aid in an adjacent town.    We both worked full time for large City 911 services as well.    We arrive on scene, the “patient” […]

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DT4EMS EXCLUSIVE: EMS’ Cab Camera Captures Scary Video/Audio

This video clip (below) was sent to me in the hopes of helping others see the need for a culture change. I have quoted statistics for years, screamed from the rooftops, been interviewed on radio and television stations, spoke in conferences and classes across the US… but little will make a person “think” like a […]

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How will your staff surprise you?

How will your staff surprise you? By Kip Teitsort, Founder DT4EMS   More often than not, administrators are shocked at the stories they hear when they have a true open door policy about violence reporting. Not just lip service, but actual active listening to what is really going on. You know, listen to staff the […]

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It’s hard to be your voice when I’m all choked up…

It’s hard to be your voice when I’m all choked up…   More than once I have had a hard time talking to someone about their violent encounter on the job. Mainly because I have been a victim myself, I can’t help but feel what they felt as they tell me their story. And on […]

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DT4EMS Technique- Escaping the Two-Handed Shirt Grab

    *Warning* All of the videos/techniques/tactics on this website are for information only. Follow all applicable local, state and federal laws and only practice a skill under a qualified DT4EMS Instructor.   As with all of the techniques we teach in an EVE program, there was some sort of a tactical error made for the […]

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