EMS-Basic

  1. What are the level of EMS training?
    EMR, EMT, AEMT, Paramedic
  2. Designated agent
    An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Director to give medication and provide emergency care
  3. Evidenced-based
    medical techniques or practices that are supported by scientific evidence
  4. Off-line medical direction
    standing orders issued by MD that allows EMTs consent without speaking to the MD directly
  5. On-line medical direction
    orders given directly by the on-duty physician to an EMT in the field by radio or telephone
  6. 911 system
    a system for telephone access to report emergencies
  7. Patient outcomes
    the long-term survival of patients
  8. Protocols
    list of steps to be taken in different situations
  9. Quality improvement
    process of continuous self-review with the purpose of identifying and correcting aspects of the system that require improvements
Author
KayBhee
ID
264316
Card Set
EMS-Basic
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