Our Top Picks with Under 30,000 Likes
Today . . . Everyone Gets Heard
Social media is leveling the playing field for the ‘Average Joe.’
This is a very good thing.
Everyone gets a shot.
Everyone gets heard.
Level playing fields keep Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and Air Medical safer – no doubt about it. You no longer have to wait for anything to get better. You no longer have to pitch your ideas to ‘the man’ and hope you’ve earned enough brownie points to have him listen. Right now, at this very moment, you are empowered to make things better on your own.
If you have a point of view on anything, you can share it on social media. Within minutes, hundreds, or even thousands of people will hear your idea. The challenge is finding the right information at the right time.
The challenge is finding information that helps you move toward your goals.
How to Sort Through The Fire Hose Blast of Information
So how do you sort through all the EMS facebook pages and find the good ones?
If you’re like us, and most other Emergency Medical Services, you look for shortcuts to make your job easier.
This article is a shortcut.
This article is the Flight Safety Net list of 17 facebook pages (with under 30,000 likes) we believe add value to EMS. We have personally found pearls of wisdom, humor and awe in all of the pages listed below.
Here is the Flight Safety Net List
Current number of Likes: 13,050
Self-description: Female Firefighters and EMS do not get the recognition they deserve…
Current number of Likes: 11,896
Self-description: A place for the dispatchers and others who are the unseen that suffer from PTSD or other stress related job issues.
Current number of Likes: 6,415
Self-description: Represents the professional interests of all EMS practitioners.
Current number of Likes: 11,718
Self-description: This is a page for people in EMS, be it EMT, Medic, Firefighter, PD or other…
Current number of Likes: 9,622
Self-description: Aussie paramedics representing Australia.
Current number of Likes: 6,159
Self-description: Bumper sticker campaign to save lives by encouraging people not to Text and Drive.
Current number of Likes: 10,140
Self-description: We are all about EMS, Paramedics, EMT’s, Firefighters and First Responders.
Current number of Likes: 29,516
Self-description: EMT & Paramedic NREMT Test Prep and Practice Tests Online!
Current number of Likes: 3,841
Self-description: B.E.M.E.T. strives to provide high quality continuing education, networking and information for members of ER, EMS…
Current number of Likes: 859
Self-description: Our mission is to provide education and representation of Air Medical Communications Specialists…
Current number of Likes: 4,344
Self-description: Connecting, Encouraging and Supporting Women in Emergency. . .
Current number of Likes: 10,432
Self description: You can now own your favorite Kim Fitzsimmons artwork – Posters are available.
Current number of Likes: 3,576
Self description: Provide support, education, & resources to medical transport organizations and their families.
Current number of Likes: 2,250
Self description: Official Website of the Prince Frederick Volunteer Rescue Squad . . .
Current number of Likes: 30,943
Self-description:This page is to help connect people in the EMS and Fire communities.
Current number of Likes: 3,306
Self-description: From Helicopters to Fixed Wing Aircraft . . .
Current number of Likes: 1,703
Self-description: The IAFCCP provides advocacy, leadership. . .
How Do You Know This List is Right For You?
How do you know if our list is right for you?
Easy. Try it out.
But keep in mind the idea is to save time and use our list as a shortcut. If you get to a page that’s just not working for you, take it off your list. If you find a page that rocks your world, of course, add it to your Likes list.
Who Did We Miss?
Do you have a favorite facebook page that’s not listed here? Tell us in the comment section below. Our team will take a look at all recommendations –maybe your favorite page will make our next list.