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Emergency Medical Technician



What is BASIC EMT?


 

This EMT course is designed for individuals who wish to actively ride and work in ambulances. The primary focus of the Emergency Medical Technician is to provide basic emergency medical care and transportation, providing care for the sick and injured. EMTs function as part of a comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight. Emergency Medical Technicians perform interventions with the basic equipment typically found on an ambulance.

  • Functions in uncommon situations
  • Has a basic understanding of stress response and methods to ensure personal well-being
  • Has an understanding of body substance isolation
  • Understands basic medical-legal principles

 

  • Functions within the scope of care as defined by state, regional and local regulatory agencies
  • Complies with regulations on the handling of the deceased notifies authorities and arranges for protection of property and evidence at the scene.

Basic EMT Job Description

Basic EMT Basic EMT Refresher
January 5, 2015 Fee: $700
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January 5, 2015 Fee: $335
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