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Clinical scenario: 8-year-old male, unresponsive, seizures suspected–
Seizures in pediatric patients can be caused by many different underlying medical issues
Clinical Scenario: Man weak, falls, possible occlusive stroke–
A careful and thorough EMS stroke assessment can make a difference in ED management
How to manage staffing for a crisis or disaster more efficiently (white paper)–
Kronos Workforce TeleStaff
Automated scheduling technology can help public safety agencies with employee notification and cost recovery for emergency staffing
Remember 2 Things: Head-to-toe patient assessment tips for paramedics, EMTs and students–
Steve Whitehead shares two quick tips for the next time you perform a patient assessment.
After watching read more EMS1 patient assessment tips.
1. How EMT and paramedic students can practice patient assessment
2. 8 patient assessment tips for new providers
3. Patient assessments: How to avoid free-for-alls
Hands-off! Assessment and care when you can't be there–
Do you train for scenarios where you can't put hands on patient during assessment and treatment?
P.E.N.M.A.N.: An EMS acronym you should know–
PENMAN can be quickly recalled for incident or patient size-up or assessment
How EMT and paramedic students can practice patient assessment–
Tools and tips on learning more about the crucial task to investigate the patient's injury or illness
START method makes MCI patient triage fast, simple–
The Simple Triage and Rapid Transport method assesses respirations, perfusion and mental status to identify the most critical patients
4 Industrial medical first responder safety tips–
Follow these tips from medical first responders in food processing plants and paper mills I recently taught a medical first responder refresher course to a group of industrial first responders. Man...
Industrial hand and finger trauma response tips–
I just spent four days with a group of industrial first responders. Every student had a personal or patient care experience that involved a finger amputation, hand degloving, or full arm crush inju...
7 Important tips for assessing and treating chest pain–
Interventions for patients with cardiac chest pain need to be rapidly delivered. Many of those interventions — like oxygen and aspirin — are administered as you assess the patient. To ensure comple...
6 EMS assessment tips for deaf and hard of hearing patients–
Updated March 30, 2015 Learn how you can accurately assess deaf or hard of hearing patients under extra challenging conditions EMS providers are likely to encounter patients that are deaf or hard o...
8 patient assessment tips for new EMS providers–
For new EMTs and paramedics there is nothing more important than improving your patient assessment skills; learn and follow these field proven tips
Shaping EMS provider beliefs about safety practices–
Follow these tips to shape EMS provider adoption and use of safety practices Updated November 19, 2015 "What are you missing?" the frustrated FTO asked. It was their third shift together and the ne...
Assess patient's complaints for associated signs or pertinent negatives–
Updated February 11, 2015 Dig deep during the assessment to either rule out or rule in specific traumatic injury or illness Our patient had fallen from his roof. He was supine on his driveway with ...
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