Card Set Information
EMS basic info
Who is the Ultimate Authority?
Online and Offline Direction?
Online - Direct contact with Physician
Offline- Policies, Procedures and Practices
Certification Vs. Licensure
Cert- Requirments met by a person
Lic- Occupational regulations
QA vs QI
QA- Continuous Monitoring and measurments
QI- Refine and improve
What are proper lifting procedure
Palms up-exhale- push when you can
Reason for BSI?
Based on the assumption all blood and other fluids are infectious.
Personnal protective quipment
What is the best infection control?
Sterilizing and cleaning?
Cleaning- soap and water
Disinfecting- 1 part bleach to 100 parts water.... 1/4:1 Gal.
Sterilizing- Kill microgranism- auotclave
5 Stages of loss?
Non-specific mental or physical response to the body to any demand
CISM who provides it
Members of your peers- 11 components
Whats the difference between empathy and sympathy?
Empathy is understanding what the person is feeling. sympathy is sharing their feelings>
Signs of right sided heart failure?
Edema, swollen JVD
Left sided heart failure?
What starts electical conduction in the heart?
What is a very early sign of shock?
a person being thirsty
why would a person hit by a car still have a slow hr?
They may be on a beta blocker.