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- Is Our Continuing Education Really Education? Nixon, Robert G. // Fire Engineering;Sep/Oct2003 Supplement, Vol. 156 Issue 9, p44
Shares insights on the issue regarding the reality of continuing education program for medical care in the U.S. Definition of training and education; Programs designed to meet the education and training needs of the emergency medical services paramedics; Needs for education to cope with the...
- Trauma systems/centres: a Japanese perspective. Mashiko, K. // Trauma;1999, Vol. 1 Issue 4, p285
The history of trauma services and systems and emergency medical.
- Environment, not skill subject of simulation. // ED Management;Jul2010, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p81
The article reports on the training program initiated at the emergency department of the Valley Medical Center in Renton, Washington.
- News in brief. // Emergency Nurse;Jul2007, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p2
This section offers news related to the field of emergency care services. A one-day training course was developed by the Royal College of Psychiatrists for emergency care professionals who work with people who self harm. Carolyn Dow has retired from the editorial advisory board of the journal...
- La Vernia EMS president: Let's train together. Kopecki, Pat // Wilson County News;10/7/2015, Vol. 42 Issue 40, p9A
The article reports on the call of La Vernia, Texas Emergency Medical Services (EMS) president Paul Brunner for the importance of county-wide training and working as one, during a presentation to the directors of the Wilson County Emergency Services District 3 on September 14, 2015.
- Joint training with paramedics extends skills. // Nursing Standard;6/9/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 39, p6
Reports that British nurses have begun training alongside paramedics in a scheme to reduce pressure on emergency services and provide immediate care to older people in their own homes. Coordination of the pilot program by Julie Perrin, consultant nurse in A&E at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals;...
- Departments should update school response/MCI policies. // Fire Engineering;Jul2007, Vol. 160 Issue 7, p54
The article reports on the International Association of Fire Chiefs' recommendation that all departments update their multiple-casualty policies and plans. Emergency protocols, personnel training and equipment must be ready for any potential disaster or emergency involving many injuries or victims.
- EMS placed in 'at risk' situations. KERNEY, WILLIAM R. // Industrial Fire World;Spring2013, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p22
The article discusses the necessary training when emergency management system (EMS) providers are placed in the situation of an active shooter. It states that factors including scene safety and the concept of not putting crew lives in jeopardy must be considered when EMS providers are placed in...
- Emergency Departments, simulation and leadership. Kjaergaard-Andersen, Gunhild // Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation & Emergency Medici;2012 Supplement 2, Vol. 19 Issue Suppl 2, p18
The article presents a study on the development of leadership and simulation course to prepare emergency department (ED) staff in Denmark. The evaluations showed the importance of trying the leadership role with the use of simulation because it uncovered the strengths and weaknesses of the...