I was working a clinical as part of my EMT class, back around October.. During this time, the laptops wern't quite functioning the way they were supposed too, so dispatch has to relay a lot of the information over the radio. As per local protocol, dispatch had to read off the whole report of the...
Direct Inline Stablization
Direction Manual Stabilization
Apply an appropriately sized cerbical collar.
Evaluate Torso Straps
Evaluate / Apply Head Pads
Secure head to pads
Backboard (verbalization in my class)
I recently just graduated my EMT-B class. I'm currently looking into taking the national written test, as I have already passed my national practical in my class which follows the same guidelines as the national one.
Anyhow, I wondered if learning EKG rates, rhythms, P-Wave, PR...
Hey, can you give me some tips for paramedic school when I'm all the way signed up for it? As far as prepping I'm not 100% sure on how far I should go with the anatomy phisiology. Learn the functions and where it's located? I've already almost mastered an EMT-B book.
I was fortunete enough to ride along with station 1, a local paramedic station. We had just got to the station around morning shift, checked the truck and were set. We received a call over the radio for a code 3, additional information would be provided on a possible overdose.
What I've heard...