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Asthma In The PreHospital Setting

Effective treatment of an asthmatic requires an understanding of the physiologic causes of asthma and the patient’s severity.  Pre-hospital care providers who can gauge the severity of asthma and deliver the appropriate treatment will be more effective in treating asthmatics. We were joined by Steven Kanarian of LaGuardia Community College Paramedic Program on this session. […]

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Diabetic Patients | What Your Instructor Left Out

With a primary focus on identifying, treating and managing the diabetic patient in the field. “Diabetic Patients – What Your Instructor Left Out” is a birds eye view of what EMS providers can expect to see in the field setting and promises to present some eye opening tips and management techniques that will help you […]

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Critter Catching 101 – OB Emergencies

Critter Catching 101 – OB Emergencies Watch this presentation with Lisa Hollett, RN from Penn State-Hershey Medical Center. She discusses the call that makes us all nervous. A refresher look at OB emergencies including childbirth, miscarriages, PIH and care of the newborn. Intended for all levels of providers: •A refresher look at OB emergencies •Emergency […]

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Trauma for Two – Trauma in Pregnancy

Trauma for Two – Trauma in Pregnancy In this Boot Camp session our special guest Lisa Hollett, RN from Penn State-Hershey Medical Center presented on Trauma in Pregnancy. This targeted session will discuss the anatomical and physiological changes in pregnancy and how they both relate and affect the pregnant trauma patient. Lisa will also cover […]

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Art Of Patient Rapport

Steve Whitehead of The EMT Spot was the guest speaker in this Boot Camp session.  Steve discussed how to create patient rapport by gathering intelligence, the power of first impressions, authority and trust. He also exposed speech that can build or destroy your patient rapport as well as how to diffuse a hostile scene and […]

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