Emergency Encounters by James M. Mannon

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If they have "marked on station," which means that the ambulance is parked at County Hospital or some other station site in Metro City, usually a hospital, they are very apt to sit in the ambulance, waiting for their next run to occur. That is the most popular place during the warm weather months, as it affords them the opportunity to roll down the windows and talk with colleagues or any other passersby who might feel like having a conversation. During the winter months it is more likely that when a crew "marks on station," they will adjourn to the crew room.

The aim of the researcher is to understand, to describe, and eventually to explain the sociological significance of the group's activities and values. The participant observer should be a good watcher and listener, never letting his or her participation became so engrossing or all-absorbing that the analytic stance is forgotten. The observer must remain objective, must be in but not of the group, if he or she is later going to accurately record, describe, and explain the world of this group of people.

If the dispatcher is unsure of the location of a particular ambulance, he or she will request the "10-20" (the location) of the crew. If the 10-20 is close enough to the scene to satisfy the dispatcher, he or she will dispatch the crew even though it takes that ambulance out of its normal district and leaves the district uncovered as it were, for another call for help might come in from that district. Sometimes an ambulance crew will assist the dispatcher and announce their 10-20 without being asked, if that crew realizes that they are nearer the scene than the normal district ambulance might be.

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