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Training Categorized: Patient Assessment

This video reviews the best way to find a radial pulse. This video is specifically provided by EMTprep to assist Members in preparing for the NREMT exam and related skills sheets and for no other purpose. NREMT study aids and resources provided by EMTprep are not intended to provide training for life-saving techniques, emergency response training, or any other type of medical training.

In this video, we review the most commonly used acronyms in EMS. SAMPLE, OPQRST, AVPU, SOAP, AEIOU-TIPS, DCAP-BTLS, BSI. Remember, always follow your local protocols.

In this video, we demonstrate how to place a CAT tourniquet. This video is specifically provided by EMTprep to assist Members in preparing for the NREMT exam and related skills sheets and for no other purpose. NREMT study aids and resources provided by EMTprep are not intended to provide training for life-saving techniques, emergency response training, or any other type of medical training.

There are several things that go into giving an effective HEAR report. The purpose of a HEAR report is to let the hospital know:

  • What type of patient you are bringing in
  • What resources or type of room they may need
  • How quickly they need to be seen by a doctor on arrival

Your HEAR report allows the hospital to allocate resources and staff to the highest priority patients. If you do not give them an adequate or accurate picture they cannot triage the department effectively.

Aspects of the perfect HEAR report are:

  1. Know what you are going to say before you key the mic or dial the phone.
    • You must plan what you will say so that you do not waste...