The care essentials

McGinnis, Kevin
July 2011
Urgent Communications;Jul2011, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p20
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the use of wireless broadband communications for emergency medical services (EMS) in saving lives during severe injuries. The modern EMS system has been launched by the passage of the EMS Systems Act of 1973. Training is given to emergency medical technicians (EMT) to provide careful management of the injured and critically ill and numerous life-saving interventions. In the 1970s, very high frequency (VHF) radios were installed in ambulances for use in EMS.


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