Occupational Outlook Handbook Book
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Occupational Outlook Handbook

  • Author : United States. Bureau of Labor Statistics
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1976
  • Genre: Occupations
  • Pages : 822
  • ISBN 10 : MINN:319510028165522

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Emergency Medical Technician Book

Emergency Medical Technician

  • Author : Barbara Aehlert
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math
  • Release Date : 2010-02-10
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 968
  • ISBN 10 : 0073382892

Emergency Medical Technician Excerpt :

EMTs are often the first licensed EMS personnel to arrive on the scene of an emergency, size up the situation, and provide emergency care and transportation. They practice in a wide diversity of settings—EMTs are everywhere in our community, many of them performing their EMT duties as well as their regular jobs. These providers demonstrate pride and dedication in their role on the frontline of emergency care in this country. Barbara Aehlert wrote this text with great depth and clarity. Her easy-to-read writing style conveys a wealth of information that is essential for the student to grasp key concepts needed to become a competent EMT. Students who use this book can feel confident that they have learned accurate, up-to-date, and complete information so that they can face emergencies and provide essential emergency care in their practice setting, whatever the emergency is and wherever it occurs. Kim McKenna, RN, EMT-P Director of Education St. Charles County Ambulance District St. Peters, MO

EMT Crash Course with Online Practice Test  2nd Edition Book

EMT Crash Course with Online Practice Test 2nd Edition

  • Author : Christopher Coughlin
  • Publisher : Research & Education Assoc.
  • Release Date : 2017-12-14
  • Genre: Study Aids
  • Pages : 400
  • ISBN 10 : 9780738688558

EMT Crash Course with Online Practice Test 2nd Edition Excerpt :

REA’s EMT Crash Course® Everything you need for the exam – in a fast review format! REA’s EMT Crash Course® is the only book of its kind for the last-minute studier or any prospective Emergency Medical Technician who wants a quick refresher before taking the NREMT Certification Exam. Targeted, Focused Review – Study Only What You Need to Know Written by an EMS Program Director and NREMT paramedic with 30 years of experience, EMT Crash Course® relies on the author’s careful analysis of the exam’s content and actual test questions. It covers only the information tested on the exam, so you can make the most of your valuable study time. Our fully indexed targeted review covers all the official test categories including airway, ventilation, oxygenation, trauma, cardiology, medical, and EMS operations and is packed with practice questions and answers at the end of each chapter. Also included are tips and insights on résumé building, information on finding additional training opportunities, and more. Expert Test-taking Strategies Our experienced EMT author explains the structure of the NREMT Certification Exam, so you know what to expect on test day. He also shares detailed question-level strategies and shows you the best way to answer questions. By following our expert tips and advice, you can score higher on every section of the exam. Must-know Key Terms Knowing the right medical terminology can make a real difference in your test score. That’s why we cover more than 400 EMT terms you need to know before you take your exam. Full-length Online Practice Exam The book comes with a true-to-format online practice test with diagnostic feedback, topic-level scoring, and detailed answer explanations to help students gauge their test-readiness. No matter how or when you prepare for the EMT exam, REA’s EMT Crash Course® will show you how to study efficiently and strategically, so you can get a great score! REA’s EMT Crash Course® Everything you need for th

Emergency Medical Technician Exam Review Book

Emergency Medical Technician Exam Review

  • Author : Kirsten M. Elling
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2012-05-30
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN 10 : 9781285401317

Emergency Medical Technician Exam Review Excerpt :

With over 1,500 practice questions, the second edition of Emergency Medical Technician Exam Review is essential for anyone planning a career as an EMT. Designed to prepare students for the certification exam, questions are based on the EMT level of the National EMS Educational Standards and follow the American Heart Association Guidelines for ECC and CPR. In addition, a CD-ROM included in the back of the book contains two full-length practice exams that are fully updated for the new second edition. Emergency Medical Technician Exam Review features simple to complex questions based on realistic scenarios to ensure that students practice for success! Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Emergency Medical Technician Transition Manual Book

Emergency Medical Technician Transition Manual

  • Author : American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS),
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2011-10-03
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 416
  • ISBN 10 : 9781449609177

Emergency Medical Technician Transition Manual Excerpt :

The ideal resource for states needing to transition practicing EMT-Basics to the new EMT level, Emergency Medical Technician Transition Manual bridges the gap between the knowledge and skills based on the 1994 National Standard Curriculum and those in the 2009 National EMS Education Standards. Emergency Medical Technician Transition Manual offers focused discussions on critical knowledge areas and new skills. Each chapter opens with a summary of what EMTs should already know about the topic as well as a brief overview of the content that is new or addressed in greater depth in the National EMS Education Standards. Case studies at the end of each chapter help students test their critical-thinking skills and gauge comprehension. This concise program can be used for continuing education or bridge courses to the National EMS Education Standards.

Emergency Medical Technician Book

Emergency Medical Technician

  • Author : Will Chapleau
  • Publisher : Jems Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2006-10-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 852
  • ISBN 10 : 0323032729

Emergency Medical Technician Excerpt :

Immerse yourself in an unrivalled EMT learning experience with Emergency Medical Technician: Making the Difference. MosbyJems' unbeatable combination of a text, DVD, and online resources teach you not only the skills you need to know, but the when and why to perform them. You'll discover step-by-step skills with detailed instructions and clear photos in the text, reinforced by case scenarios in every chapter. The DVD takes you even further, showing real EMTs performing the skills, up close! You'll use the workbook for review and test prep, and go online to access Evolve resources for deeper study. Put it all together, and you will learn! And when you learn, you succeed! Chapter Outlines, Lesson Goals, and Chapter Objectives begin each chapter. Step-by-Step Skills in the text are broken down with detailed instructions and clear photographs, allowing you to clearly see the skills you need to perform. The companion DVD contains more than 40 skills demonstrations, performed the right way by real practitioners. Plus, 20 medical animations demonstrate anatomy and physiology concepts and pathophysiological processes. Case Scenarios reinforce key concepts and skills, allowing you to see how core concepts are applied in the field. Ask Yourself critical thinking boxes promote problem solving skills. Teamwork boxes explain how EMTs interact with other professionals on specific tasks, addressing the need for cooperation. Special Considerations boxes address exceptions to the rules that you may encounter in the field. Special Populations boxes discuss common complications patients with special challenges may face and call attention to relevant cultural considerations. Nuts and Bolts review section at the end of each chapter contains Critical Points, a detailed Learning Checklist, Key Terms with definitions, and the National Standard Curriculum (NSC) Objectives - giving you a one-stop refresher.

Just Say Thank You Book

Just Say Thank You

  • Author : James Thompson
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2005-11
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 163
  • ISBN 10 : 9780595375196

Just Say Thank You Excerpt :

I get the long board, c-collar, and stretcher out of the bus. We roll the patient onto the long board and put him on the stretcher. There is a large crowd and numerous police officers on the scene. People are asking use "Is he alive?" We place him in the back of the ambulance. Bob starts to clear his airway using a suction unit. I can hear the gurgle sound it makes clearing his airway. For eleven years, author James Thompson worked on the streets of New York City as an emergency medical technician (EMT). In his touching and powerful memoir, Just Say Thank You, Thompson shares his life-changing-and life-saving-experiences. As an EMT, Thompson preformed CPR under the most stressful situations, gave a patient a second chance at life, and even delivered babies in the back of the ambulance. Since he usually worked the night shift, Thompson dealt with the most desperate and neglected patients in New York. From his first assignment in Coney Island to the horrifying events of 9/11, Thompson paints a stunning, realistic portrait of life as an EMT.

Emergency Medical Technician Quick Reference Guide Book

Emergency Medical Technician Quick Reference Guide

  • Author : Barcharts, Inc.
  • Publisher : Quickstudy
  • Release Date : 2012-12-31
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 6
  • ISBN 10 : 1423218639

Emergency Medical Technician Quick Reference Guide Excerpt :

Don't go through your EMT training course without this handy reference! Packed with valuable information on scene size-up and patient assessment, this guide is an essential study tool for EMTs in training and an excellent refresher for EMTs already in the field. This guide also features a large section on anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology of all major body systems, along with common disorders and injury management. Helpful illustrations and tables are included for quick reference.

Mosby s EMT basic Textbook Book

Mosby s EMT basic Textbook

  • Author : Walt A. Stoy
  • Publisher : Jems Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 645
  • ISBN 10 : 0323085296

Mosby s EMT basic Textbook Excerpt :

The 2011 Update now reflects the new 2010 emergency cardiovascular care guidelines. This straightforward EMT-Basic textbook follows the U.S. Department of Transportation National Standard Curriculum (NSC) for the EMT-Basic closer than any other textbook. It includes four new chapters, as well as supplemental information requested by instructors. The clear, easy-to-read writing style and visually engaging design make this text a favorite among EMT-Basic students. Plus, an all-new companion DVD, featuring all of the skill sequences contained in the textbook, is included. Instructor resources available; contact your sales representative for details. Precisely follows the U.S. Department of Transportation National Standard Curriculum (NSC) for the EMT-Basic. Prepares students for the National Registry EMT-Basic exam by providing information, assessments, and skills as exactly outlined in the curriculum. Introduces students to cognitive, affective, and psychomotor objectives found on in the NSC. Features a straightforward and easy-to-read writing style - without being overly simplistic. Uses an assessment-based treatment focus. Includes step-by-step instructions within Techniques boxes for each skill. An abundance of illustrations, special boxes, and engaging chapter openers make the text visually appealing for students. Case Studies at the beginning of each chapter prepare students for the material presented. Principle boxes illustrate the general concepts underlying the skills. EMT Alert boxes highlight critical information for patient care and rescuer safety. Content is updated to reflect the new 2010 emergency cardiovascular care guidelines. 198 new and updated illustrations - for a total of 680 illustrations New information on HIPAA, current CDC and OSHA specifications, and updated equipment. Four new chapters: Assisting with ALS, Geriatrics, Tactical Emergency Medical Support, and Weapons of Mass Destruction. These new chapters present information EMT-Basics need t

Emergency Care Technician Curriculum Book

Emergency Care Technician Curriculum

  • Author : Andrea Novak
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 166
  • ISBN 10 : 0763719137

Emergency Care Technician Curriculum Excerpt :

This one-of-a-kind text, directed at nursing staff development, is an excellent resource for facilities to use to develop their unlicensed personnel into emergency care technicians. Suitable for both in-house staff development courses and stand-alone training programs, this text touches upon every aspect of working in the emergency department, from the essential communication skills needed, to the medical techniques practiced, and even the safety and legal issues that might arise. Emergency Care Technician Curriculum Errata Acknowledgements, page viii Shelley Cohen, RN, BS, CEN Educator/Consultant Health Resources Unlimited Springfield, TN Shelley should be given credit as both a Contributing Author and part of the Emergency Technician Work Group.

EMT Exam For Dummies with Online Practice Book

EMT Exam For Dummies with Online Practice

  • Author : Arthur Hsieh
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-07-09
  • Genre: Study Aids
  • Pages : 288
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118814024

EMT Exam For Dummies with Online Practice Excerpt :

Test-taking strategies and steps to succeed as an EMT No two EMT exam experiences are exactly alike, as questions aretailored to the test-taker and range in topics from handlingmedical emergencies and patient assessment, to medical ethics,ambulance operations, and pediatrics. EMT Exam For Dummiestakes the intimidation out of the test, offering everything youneed to prepare for—and pass—the exam. Along with thebook, there is also an online companion website that features twoadditional practice tests, and over 200 flashcards to ensure thatyou do your best on test day. Career opportunities are abundant for certified EMTs, and thisstraightforward guide increases your chances of scoring higher onthe computer-adaptive and practical portions of the exam so you canget out in the field and dispense lifesaving medical care. In thebook, you'll find an overview of the EMT Exam, including testorganization and how the exam is scored, content review withpractice questions, a sneak peek at the practical exam, and onefull-length practice test with detailed answer explanations. Includes sample test questions and detailed answers throughout,as well as a sneak peek into the practical test Gives you two bonus practice exams via the companion onlinetest bank, with tests available in timed and untimed formats, andmore than 200 flashcards that cover all the test topics Offers clear test-taking advice for passing the crucial,practical part of the exam Covers the psychomotor component of the EMT Exam EMT Exam For Dummies has everything you need to succeedas an EMT and continue your training, and with an easy-to-readstyle and focus on the most important details, you'll be ready topass the exam in no time!

The Emergency Medical Responder Book

The Emergency Medical Responder

  • Author : Christian Ventura
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-01-19
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 237
  • ISBN 10 : 9783030643966

The Emergency Medical Responder Excerpt :

Emergency medical service providers serve as the primary immediate response to emergencies of all kinds, including natural disasters and acts of terrorism in the United States, with states serving as the regulatory agencies responsible for training, scope of practice, and continuing education for potential and working EMS providers. This text serves as a comprehensive guide to individuals in training to become emergency medical service providers and complements Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) courses as the primary classroom text consistent with National EMS Curriculum Standards and other industry guidelines. Each chapter addresses a relevant organ system and its physiology, methods of assessment, treatment recommendations, along with a case study to illustrate the topics at hand. So much of what is involved in emergency medical services is based on practical and applicable knowledge of situations, and these case studies will provide students with exposure to the field work they will be responding to. Written with the context of COVID-19 implications in mind, this is first EMT text of its kind produced after the onset of the pandemic, with considerations and citations from national and international emergency medicine journals to incorporate guidelines and best-practices in light of shifting conditions and expectations.

Emergency Medical Technician  paramedic Book

Emergency Medical Technician paramedic

  • Author : United States. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1985
  • Genre: Emergency medical services
  • Pages : 896
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015029121046

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Emergency Medical Technician  intermediate Book

Emergency Medical Technician intermediate

  • Author : United States. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1985
  • Genre: Emergency medical services
  • Pages : 206
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015028469974

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