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Join Chris Meeks, a Flight paramedic and educator passionate about investing in others and creating a positive future for EMS. We will talk about everything from cutting edge science and medicine to ways to develop yourself as a professional!

Join Chris Meeks, a Flight paramedic and educator passionate about investing in others and creating a positive future for EMS. We will talk about everything from cutting edge science and medicine to ways to develop yourself as a professional!
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Join Chris Meeks, a Flight paramedic and educator passionate about investing in others and creating a positive future for EMS. We will talk about everything from cutting edge science and medicine to ways to develop yourself as a professional!

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English


Episodes

MBM Episode 21 | Shift Hygiene

8/2/2019
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Mind Body Medic slows down a bit to talk about the downtime we experience in our day to day shifts. Taking the time to create good routine habits not only make for a healthier and happier you but can help you be a better provider. Join us as we break down, Shift Hygiene. Please consider going to join.bethematch.org/brandonstrong and becoming a bone marrow donor. As always, thank you for being a listener! Please like, share and subscribe!

Duration:00:18:22

MBM Episode 20 | My Hands Shake

7/12/2019
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We have all had a first day or been the newbie on a call. We have all been nervous and experienced fear. How we respond to those nerves and that fear is what sets us apart. In this episode of Mind Body Medic we discuss some of the cultural misconceptions of the jitters and a few ways that we can overcome the dreaded “Shaking Hand”. We are so thankful to have all of you as part of our FOAMed family! Please like, subscribe and leave us a review.

Duration:00:16:08

MBM Episode 19 | "That's Too Deep"

6/10/2019
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Chris responds to a few listener questions covering a few different unique ventilator situations that you could encounter. During this episode, we identify 2 different acronyms that may help you critically think and troubleshoot your way through one of these challenging situations. Thank you for being a member of the MBM family! Please like, subscribe and review the podcast on your favorite platform. Your support means everything to us and we are thankful to have you a part of this family.

Duration:00:21:16

FAST19 Breakdown: "10 Imperfect Strangers"

5/19/2019
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After the conclusion of FAST19, I sat down with a few people I met having a drink in the evening. The conversation began discussing our thoughts on the events of the week however things got very real very quickly. Listen as 10 imperfect strangers connect in a way that really shows us what FAST is all about. Thanks for being a listener! Be sure to like and subscribe to us on your favorite podcast platform! We thank you for listening to Mind Body Medic and would love to have you subscribe for...

Duration:01:13:33

Its Been a Year!

5/11/2019
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Its been a whole year of Mind Body Medic! As we end our year anniversary with the FAST19 conference I spend some time reflecting on the growth that has taken place over the last year. Thank you for being part of this Mind Body Medic family! Thanks for being a listener! Be sure to like and subscribe to us on your favorite podcast platform! We thank you for listening to Mind Body Medic and would love to have you subscribe for more amazing content! Your support means everything to us and we are...

Duration:00:06:25

"Be Calm! Wait... Not that Calm!"

3/13/2019
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Chris takes a few minutes to answer a question that he frequently gets in his inbox. Is it safe to use benzodiazepines on NPPV patients? What is the best practice? We are so thankful to have you as listeners and would love to see you at FAST19! Thanks for being a listener! Be sure to like and subscribe to us on your favorite podcast platform! We thank you for listening to Mind Body Medic and would love to have you subscribe for more amazing content! Your support means everything to us and we...

Duration:00:15:52

Apple Time: What about DKA

1/27/2019
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Dr. Apple joins Chris once again to talk all things DKA in pediatrics. We hit everything from basic assessment techniques to some more advanced treatment modalities in this amazing conversation about saving kids lives, in the prehospital setting. We thank you for listening to Mind Body Medic and would love to have you subscribe for more amazing content! Your support means everything to us and we are thankful to have you a part of this family.

Duration:01:00:13

Apple Time Stridor

1/4/2019
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Chris is joined by Dr. Alicia Apple a pediatric emergency physician who is passionate about helping EMS grow in the care of pediatric patients. In a new segment we like to call “Apple Time” we kick things off with a conversation about the assessment of stridor during different phases of life for pediatric patients. We would love for you to subscribe and rate Mind Body Medic on iTunes or other podcast apps! We can’t tell you how much we appreciate you listening and joining in on the...

Duration:00:54:00

Pre-Arrivals In Progress

12/22/2018
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What often separates the good clinician from the bad is the ability to perform calmly under pressure while doing detailed tasks and calculations. Join me as we discuss a few tricks to mastering your mind under pressure! We would love for you to subscribe and rate Mind Body Medic on iTunes or other podcast apps! We can’t tell you how much we appreciate you listening and joining in on the discussion!

Duration:00:08:34

"Feedback Matters"

11/6/2018
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"LIVE" from EMSWORLD18 in Nashville, TN! Chris sits down with Morten Lindkvist from Denmark for a talk about the importance of feedback and the four questions you should ask yourself before giving or receiving it! Being a student or a preceptor is hard enough but providing accurate and effective feedback can make or break a day of training. Listen as Morton gives us a simple recipe for quality feedback! We would love for you to subscribe and rate Mind Body Medic on iTunes or other podcast...

Duration:00:22:33

"I Remember Everything"

10/26/2018
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Listen as EMT Ryan Scarbrough tells Chris about his experience of his conscious intubation. Ryan gives us an inside look of the thoughts, feelings, and true emotions your patient’s experience during the care we provide. Join us for this rare glimpse into the patient that “Remembers Everything” We would love for you to subscribe and rate Mind Body Medic on iTunes or other podcast apps! We can’t tell you how much we appreciate you listening and joining in on the discussion!

Duration:00:41:21

"Small Choice, Big Impact"

10/6/2018
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Growing as a clinician carries many meanings. One of them is the development of foresight. We must learn to understand the impact that a seemingly small decision or action may have on the big picture. Join us for a discussion on taking the blinders off of EMS. We would love for you to subscribe and rate Mind Body Medic on iTunes or other podcast apps! We can’t tell you how much we appreciate you listening and joining in on the discussion!

Duration:00:08:27

The Crashing RSI Patient: Ace And ARB's The Silent Killer

8/24/2018
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Have any of your patients started to crash on you and you didn't know why? Did you give them pressors and they didn't improve? You may just have been fighting with the wrong weapon! Join us for a quick look into managing the crashing ACE and ARB patient! Be sure to check their podcast as well, links are in the show notes at flightbrideed.com. We would love for you to subscribe and rate Mind Body Medic on iTunes or other podcast apps! We can’t tell you how much we appreciate you listening and...

Duration:00:14:05

Final Decision: Commentary on Volume Vs. Pressure

7/30/2018
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The heated debate of Volume Vs. Pressure between FoamFrat's Tyler Christifuli and FlightbridgeEd's Eric Bauer has been filling the stereos for weeks! Who is the true winner? Join Chris as he breaks down a few key points and declares the FINAL WINNER! Be sure to check their podcast as well, links are in the show notes at flightbrideed.com. We would love for you to subscribe and rate Mind Body Medic on iTunes or other podcast apps! We can’t tell you how much we appreciate you listening and...

Duration:00:24:11

MVP: Most Valuable Partner

7/18/2018
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Chris is joined by flight nurse Alli Leduc of Enloe FlightCare for a great discussion about the importance of communicating with your partner. Alli shares a breathtaking story about caring for her friend and partner Ryan in his own brush with death. We would love for you to subscribe and rate Mind Body Medic on iTunes or other podcast apps! We can’t tell you how much we appreciate you listening and joining in on the discussion!

Duration:00:50:38

The Switch: Clinical pearls on pacing

7/7/2018
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In this episode of Mind Body Medic, Chris dives into the long avoided world of external pacing. We explore some clinical pearls and best practices to help improve your patient care! We would love for you to subscribe and rate Mind Body Medic on iTunes or other podcast apps! We can’t tell you how much we appreciate you listening and joining in on the discussion!

Duration:00:14:03

The Ofirmev Option

6/22/2018
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In this episode, Chris and guest Boomer explore the option of non-opioid pain control and discuss a drug that is well known, yet poorly understood. Join us for this groundbreaking episode! We would love for you to subscribe and rate Mind Body Medic on iTunes or other podcast apps! We can’t tell you how much we appreciate you listening and joining in on the discussion!

Duration:00:28:05

Change Your Game

6/14/2018
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In this podcast, Chris discusses the topic of "Changing Your Game"! Does your pride and ego get in the way of looking at topics in our industry objectively? Are we able to understand our weaknesses? Chris discusses the P.A.R.T trial - Pragmatic Airway Resuscitation Trial. Do we know how our ego gets in the way of doing the right things for our patients? "Changing Your Game," is a must listen and will make you genuinely reflect. We would love for you to subscribe and rate Mind Body Medic on...

Duration:00:10:18

The 7 P's of a Safe RSI

5/11/2018
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Stressed out by RSI? Rarely get to intubate? Join us for this episode of Mind Body Medic where Chris walks us through a simple step by step process to improve our emergency airway success! Its all about communication and preparation! We would love for you to subscribe and rate Mind Body Medic on iTunes! We can’t tell you how much we appreciate you listening and joining in on the discussion!

Duration:00:17:21

It Starts with Mentorship

5/6/2018
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In this inaugural podcast we will discuss the critical role that mentorship has on EMS and the future of our profession! We will touch on the story that lead to the creation of "Mind Body Medic" and will discuss the massive impact that a single statement can have on a new medic. We would love for you to subscribe and rate Mind Body Medic on iTunes! We can’t tell you how much we appreciate you listening and joining in on the discussion!

Duration:00:12:42