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The Tactical EMS/TEMS topic area gives EMS providers all the relevant news and information they need to keep up to date on this ever-changing element of critical injury care and medical response. Self-care, buddy care, and basic life support functions like burn treatment and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) are among the most important areas of knowledge an EMS provider must have.

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Be prepared for the unique challenges of law enforcement officers wounded on the job
Rob Lawrence speaks with Stefan Korshak, senior defense correspondent for the Kiev Post
Kenji Inaba’s training helps officers on the field treat gunshot wounds and other injuries; officers in the metropolitan division undergo medical training drills every four weeks
VMSC’s Tactical Emergency Medical Support Unit was on the scene with law enforcement for the capture
Lead sponsor Majority Leader Tom Takubo clarified that the measure only applies to specific situations
EMTs and others would be protected from civil and criminal liability while performing their duties with law enforcement
The truck can drive through up to 40 inches of water, in over 230 mph winds, up steep inclines and slopes, and can withstand 40,000 pounds of impact
Police and others responding to the attack broke windows to help students and teachers escape, said Lt. Christopher Olivarez of the Texas Department of Public Safety
The proposed medical support also includes armored ambulances and transporting some patients to a U.S. military hospital in Germany
A John Hopkins Medicine team helped with the medical translation
Clinical Specialist Micah Morgan joined the department in 2018 and immediately set a personal goal of joining the elite team
At least three of the injured people are students, and three of the four injured were taken to hospitals
AMR-Cheyenne put a TEMS unit wrap on an older ambulance for joint responses with the Cheyenne SWAT team
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