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FIRST AID AND BEYOND PAT 2
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Price: Free! Words: 73,070. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This handbook is designed to provide concise information regarding management of patients in austere environments. It is a ‘quick reference’ and is not meant to provide detailed discussions of physiological events. PART 2
FIRST AID AND BEYOND PART 1
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Price: Free! Words: 42,970. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This handbook is designed to provide concise information regarding management of patients in austere environments. It is a ‘quick reference’ and is not meant to provide detailed discussions of physiological events.
Frank's Last Call
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
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Spence Kennedy starts work at a busy seaside ambulance station, and under the guidance of Frank, a paramedic coming up to retirement, works his way through a succession of incidents, comic and tragic. Based on the real-life blog ‘Siren Voices’, 'Frank’s Last Call' puts the reader in the driving seat of an ambulance, and offers an uncompromising tour of duty around a contemporary UK town.
Paramedic Communication, Influence And Decision-Making: A Guide For EMS Professionals
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Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 47,460. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Paramedics take highly complex and often rapid decisions under the most challenging of circumstances. This book explores the complex and unpredictable world of pre-hospital care decision-making by describing challenging dilemmas and having the reader explore their own thoughts and decisions. All established, new and aspiring ambulance paramedics and EMT's should read this book.
Stroke How to Deal with It!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Stroke How to Deal with It! A stroke is known also known as a cerebrovascular accident. It happens when the blood vessel to a part of the brain is blocked (due to a blood clot) or burst. The brain cells in that part cannot get the oxygen and nutrients so they are damaged and unable to function. When the brain cell is damaged, there is loss of function of the body part controlled by the brain cell.
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Ambulance: National Standard Curriculum Instructor's Lesson Plans (Third Edition)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,280. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This instructor's lesson plans document is one of three documents prepared for the Emergency Medical Technician—Ambulance, National Standard Curriculum. It was prepared for the course instructors. As such, it contains detailed outlines of course content and guidance for teaching each course lesson.
First Responder: National Standard Curriculum Instructor's Course Guide - Airway, Circulation, Illness and Injury, Childbirth and Children, EMS Operations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,720. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This course is one of a series of courses making up a National EMS education program for out-of hospital care. The First Responder is a designated level of emergency medical care provider as outlined by the National EMS Education and Practice Blueprint.
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Basic: National Standard Curriculum Instructor's Course Guide
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,050. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This instructor's course guide has been designed and developed to assist the course coordinator, instructors, and others in planning, managing and teaching the Emergency Medical Technician-Basic: National Standard Curriculum. The goals and objectives of this curriculum are to improve the quality of emergency medical care.
Emergency Medical Technician: Basic Refresher Curriculum Instructor Course Guide - Airway, Circulation, Illness and Injury, Childbirth and Children, EMS Operations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,170. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This document is a course guide for the basic EMT refresher training program. It will provide information which will help program administrators and instructors plan and implement a course.
Guide to Managing an Emergency Service Infection Control Program - Bloodborne and Airborne Diseases, EMS Policies, Vehicles, Equipment, and Supply Considerations, Training, Patient Protection
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,380. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious
Since infection control requirements vary by agency type, local regulations, department size, etc., emergency response organizations cannot simply adopt a generic infection control program as their program. Therefore, this Guide is designed as a resource to help emergency response organizations tailor the requirements identified in regulations and standards to their own unique situations.
National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards - Advanced Emergency Medical Technician Instructional Guidelines
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The Standards define the minimal entry-level educational competencies for each level of EMS personnel as identified in the National EMS Scope of Practice Model.
National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards - Paramedic Instructional Guidelines
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,100. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The Standards define the minimal entry-level educational competencies for each level of EMS personnel as identified in the National EMS Scope of Practice Model.
First Responder Refresher: National Standard Curriculum Instructor Course Guide - Airway, Circulation, Illness and Injury, Childbirth and Children, EMS Operations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,060. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
It is the goal of the First Responder: National Standard Curriculum to provide students with the core knowledge, skills and attitudes to function in the capacity of a first responder.
MediSin: Losing the Heart and Mind of an ER Provider – What he thinks of his patients, the American people and America’s healthcare system
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,220. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
MediSin is a collection of stories from a tenured ER provider. Readers will hear the inner thoughts of those providing care for ER patients. They will learn of social and political issues that are plaguing this country, and an ‘illness’ that is slowly killing America. Via sarcastic whit and a disregard for patients’ feelings, readers will learn why those who care for you in the ER – Hate you.
EMS Safety: Techniques and Applications, plus Alive on Arrival, Tips for Safe Emergency Vehicle Operations - Comprehensive Manual on Hazards Faced by Emergency Medical Services Providers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The United States Fire Administration (USFA) publication EMS Safety: Techniques & Applications was developed as a comprehensive manual to address the hazards faced by EMS providers and describe ways in which emergency responders can and should deal with these risks.
National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards - Emergency Medical Technician Instructional Guidelines - Airway Management, Shock and Resuscitation, Trauma, EMS Operations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,230. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The Standards define the minimal entry-level educational competencies for each level of EMS personnel as identified in the National EMS Scope of Practice Model.
National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards Emergency Medical Responder Instructional Guidelines - Airway Management, Shock and Resuscitation, Trauma, EMS Operations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,350. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The Standards define the minimal entry-level educational competencies for each level of EMS personnel as identified in the National EMS Scope of Practice Model.
U.S. Fire Administration Technical Report Series Special Report: Fires Involving Medical Oxygen Equipment
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,770. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The United States Fire Administration has noted with growing concern the number of flash fire incidents linked to lightweight, portable oxygen equipment. The following report describes the general hazards associated with oxygen-enriched atmospheres, including aluminum in contact with high-pressure oxygen, and more.
FEMA U.S. Fire Administration Traffic Incident Management Systems (FA-330) - Case Studies, Equipment to Improve Highway Safety, Preincident Planning, Best Practices
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,790. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Highway & Traffic
The consistently high annual percentage of fatalities related to fire department response and roadway scene operations prompted the USFA to look at several aspects related to these collisions in an effort to improve responder safety.
2012 Funding Alternatives for Emergency Medical and Fire Services - Writing Effective Grant Proposals, Local, State and Federal Funding for EMS and Fire, Foundations and Corporate Grants
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,920. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The purpose of this manual is to identify the various grants and innovative funding alternatives available for emergency medical services (EMS) and fire protection services. Where appropriate, a discussion of the pros and cons of a particular funding source is discussed.