Paramedics are unable to access patient records and are restricted in their ability to consult with the patient’s usual care team out-of-hours [5–7]. As a result, they are…

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Many EMS systems use benzodiazepines for sedation of agitated patients, but relatively large doses can be required to reliably gain behavioral control. Can an EMT sleep? Stations that…

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We are not a labour union and membership is always a choice. Since its formation, the OPA has worked to enhance the professional image of paramedics, to improve…

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Navy Corpsmen are not considered as EMTs because the levels of training are not the same. Every EMT and Paramedic is required to perform at certain skill levels…

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While you can text 911 with your phone, you can’t text 911 from your computer. Not all local 911 operators currently support E911 and text-to-911. Can I call…

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On some networks, a GSM phone without a SIM card may be used to make emergency calls, and most GSM phones accept a larger list of emergency numbers…

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St John Ambulance is a volunteer-led, charitable non-governmental organisation dedicated to the teaching and practice of first aid and the support of the national emergency response system in…

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The average ER wait time in the United States is about 40 minutes. And more than 22 million ER visits — over 16 percent of all visits —…

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First, open “Settings,” then tap “Emergency SOS.” In the “Emergency SOS” settings, turn off the switches beside “Call With Side Button” and “Auto Call.” After that, exit “Settings,”…

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How long does it take to become a paramedic in Missouri? Typically, a paramedic program can take anywhere from 6 months to two years to complete. How much…

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