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The Wilderness Medicine Newsletter is an online resource for Wilderness Medicine Care Providers. Originally a bi-monthly journal with a yearly subscription rate, the WMN has evolved into a digital resource. A one-time subscription includes access to more than 200 published articles on a wide range of treatments for injuries, diseases and prevention techniques.  Become a Member

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Latest Issues

Practicing Wilderness Medicine and Protocols

ISSN-1059-6518 Volume 33 Number 1 Protocols: Frank Hubbell, D.O. Are the official procedure or system of rules governing an agency. In this case EMS. These rules are produced by and established by an authoritative body, such as a state EMS Bureau, not a school, college, university, business, or individual. This continues to be a gray […]

Do EMS Providers Need to Know a Patient’s Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity?

ISSN-1059-6518 Volume 32 Number 1 By Paul MacMillan, EMT Here at SOLO we are hearing this question more and more from our instructors. Frank Hubbell, D.O., Josh MacMillan, Paramedic, and Paul MacMillan, CAGS, WEMT, we believe this is important information to have for two reasons. First, because you are more in tune with what their […]

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About Us

The Wilderness Medicine Newsletter is underwritten by
Stonehearth Open Learning Opportunities, the oldest continuously
operating school of wilderness medicine in the world. SOLO offers
comprehensive medical training including WEMT, WFR, and Wilderness First Aid.

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