Lights and Sirens

  • by Kevin Grange
  • Narrated by Sean Runnette
  • 10 hrs and 21 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Nine months of tying tourniquets and pushing new medications, of IVs, chest compressions, and defibrillator shocks - that was Kevin Grange's initiation into emergency medicine when, at age 36, he enrolled in the "Harvard of paramedic schools": UCLA's Daniel Freeman paramedic program, long considered one of the best and most intense paramedic training programs in the world.
Few jobs can match the stress, trauma, and drama that a paramedic calls a typical day at the office, and few educational settings can match the pressure and competitiveness of paramedic school. Blending months of classroom instruction with ER rotations and a grueling field internship with the Los Angeles Fire Department, UCLA's paramedic program is like a mix of boot camp and med school. It would turn out to be the hardest thing Grange had ever done, but also the most transformational and inspiring.
An in-depth look at the trials and tragedies that paramedic students experience daily, Lights and Sirens is ultimately about the best part of humanity - people working together to help save a human life.


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if your looking into EMS as a career DO READ!!!i

very good book, if your looking into EMS as a career this is a great look and heads up as what to look forward to highly recommended.
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- Amazon Customer

I listened to it straight through

as much as I could at least. 10/10 would recommend to anyone who wants their life saved at any point.
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- Inayath

Book Details

  • Release Date: 10-20-2015
  • Publisher: Tantor Audio