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Paramedic Communication, Influence And Decision-Making: A Guide For EMS Professionals
By Anthony Haley
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.
FIRST AID AND BEYOND PAT 2
By Dan Wolfe
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
By Dan Wolfe
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.
MediSin: Losing the Heart and Mind of an ER Provider – What he thinks of his patients, the American people and America’s healthcare system
By Niam Hew
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.
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Ambulance: National Standard Curriculum Instructor's Lesson Plans (Third Edition)
By Progressive Management
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.
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Basic: National Standard Curriculum Instructor's Course Guide
By Progressive Management
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
By Progressive Management
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.
First Responder: National Standard Curriculum Instructor's Course Guide - Airway, Circulation, Illness and Injury, Childbirth and Children, EMS Operations
By Progressive Management
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.
First Responder Refresher: National Standard Curriculum Instructor Course Guide - Airway, Circulation, Illness and Injury, Childbirth and Children, EMS Operations
By Progressive Management
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.
National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards - Paramedic Instructional Guidelines
By Progressive Management
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.
National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards - Advanced Emergency Medical Technician Instructional Guidelines
By Progressive Management
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 - Emergency Medical Technician Instructional Guidelines - Airway Management, Shock and Resuscitation, Trauma, EMS Operations
By Progressive Management
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
By Progressive Management
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.
FEMA U.S. Fire Administration Emergency Incident Rehabilitation - Firefighter Health and Safety, Death Case Studies, Heat and Cold Stress, Rehab Operations
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,110. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Approximately one-half of all firefighter fatalities and a significant percentage of injuries and illnesses are as a result of stress and overexertion on firefighters involved in emergency scene operations and training exercises.
FEMA U.S. Fire Administration The Changing Face of the Fire Service: A Handbook on Women in Firefighting - Recruitment, Reproductive Issues, Sexual Harassment, Protective Clothing
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 57,820. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The purpose of this document is to help the fire service manager cope with the firefighting workforce as it changes from an all-male environment to one that includes women. The handbook offers guidance and suggestions from people who have experience and expertise in the areas that affect women's integration into fire suppression ranks.
FEMA U.S. Fire Administration Strategies for Marketing Your Fire Department - Today and Beyond
By Progressive Management
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,290. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
The purpose of this manual is to assist fire service leaders in examining the future, the role of the fire service in that future, and ways to "get there from here." It is designed to provide a fire chief, a public information officer, and other leaders in the fire service with guidance and tips on marketing.
FEMA U.S. Fire Administration Traffic Incident Management Systems (FA-330) - Case Studies, Equipment to Improve Highway Safety, Preincident Planning, Best Practices
By Progressive Management
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.
FEMA Handbook for EMS Medical Directors - Stakeholders, Becoming a Director, Oversight, Dynamics, Staffing, Dispatch, Search and Rescue, Hazmat, Education, Standards, Best Practices, Ambulance Service
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,900. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The purpose of this handbook is to provide assistance to both new and experienced medical directors as they strive to provide the highest quality of out-of-hospital emergency medical care to their communities and foster excellence within their agencies.
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
By Progressive Management
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.
Guide to Managing an Emergency Service Infection Control Program - Bloodborne and Airborne Diseases, EMS Policies, Vehicles, Equipment, and Supply Considerations, Training, Patient Protection
By Progressive Management
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.