Ever respond on a plane? Videoed? - page 2

Hi all. A colleague of mine recently responded to the "is there doctor on the plane?" call. Since I'll be doing some traveling soon, it has made me think. Particularly in this time of cell phones and... Read More

  1. by   BCgradnurse
    Quote from FiremedicMike
    The kicker is that they're not planning on putting you on youtube, they're hoping you screw something up so they can sell it to the news.

    I've been videoed, it's disgusting.
    I was thinking more about the victim and his family. It would be traumatic for the family to have to see the resuscitation efforts again if they were recorded.
  2. by   FiremedicMike
    I understand and I don't mean to be callous, just know that most of those folks videoing you don't care about the patient's privacy and really only care about trying to screw you, even though they don't know you..
  3. by   gettingbsn2msn
    In former days, of course. These days with everyone filming and selling to media I will pass. Sadly a sign of our times.
  4. by   Dodongo
    So strange I came upon this topic today, as I just read this article this morning:

    Good Samaritans save man's life at Pennridge football game - Story | WTXF