Combat medic pressure device


http://gma.yahoo.com/blogs/abc-blogs/army-vet-helps-develop-life-saving-device-treating-110915826–abc-news-topstories.html?vp=1

Thought this was insightful

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Medication administer sequence list EMS


Paramedic IV picture final


national registry skill

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for me personally it was nice to work on a advanced skill with a season medic. The guy who was training my self was a passionate man who loved medicine. I didn’t feel pressure practicing this skill. it’s nice to see the later group reaching out to the group below them.

Code 2 ring down emt BLS


A lot of times before I call the hospital I will briefly write down what I am about to say. If you have been doing this for awhile you will figure out some hospitals are more anal than others so it doesn’t hurt to quickly put down a couple extra facts of the patient just for safe keeping . Here is how I lay it out.
Unit #__________ Co__________
Age___________
Location address_____________________________________
Gender_______
A+O __________
HX___________________________________
Allergies______________________________
Meds_________________________________
BP_________ P___________ R____________time________
BP_________ P___________ R____________time________

Interventions________________________________________
ETA________________________________

I read an article where ems providers when giving a report they use S.O.A.P

subjective finding =what you saw   “found laying supine on the floor”

objective=what the pt felt        “suddenly felt sick” and I fell.

assessment  = what you think happened to the pt

plan of care  = o2   drawsheet to bed pulse ox ect………