Lowe, Bill; Cohilas, Alex
March 2005
Fire Chief;Mar2005, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p58
Trade Publication
Reports on the survey conducted by the Fire Department of Clayton County, Georgia on its paramedics to learn how to more effectively combine its fire and emergency medical services (EMS) chains of command. Method for assessing how the EMS personnel viewed the unified chain of command directive; Findings that suggest that EMS personnel view lieutenants, captains and battalion chiefs as possessing only marginal acceptance of the integration efforts; Recommendations developed as an outcome of the research.


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