24-7 ems abcs: 10 Courses

24-7 EMS Online: Sudden Cardiac Death (V2)

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Product Code: EMS1003

Sudden cardiac death (SCD) accounts for approximately 5% of all deaths. This program will discuss the circumstances surrounding SCD, contributing factors, and methods to reduce the risk of SCD, as well as how the EMS professional assesses a patient who has died.

Featuring Mike McEvoy, PhD, REMT-P, RN, CCRN, EMS Coordinator - Saratoga County, New York EMS Director - NYS Association of Fire Chiefs FireEMS editor - Fire Engineering magazine Clinical Assoc. Professor Critical Care Medicine - Albany Medical College

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24-7 EMS Online: Airway Care (V2)

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Product Code: EMS1004

If a patient isn’t breathing, they are dying. Airway care is critical, yet it is the most failed skills test in the National Registry of EMT testing.

Course offers in-depth review of airway care skills, featuring demonstration of a variety of artificial ventilation techniques.

Featuring Joe Mistovich, M. Ed., NREMT-P, Professor, Youngstown State University, Ohio.

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24-7 EMS Online: Advanced Airway Management (V2)

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Product Code: EMS1018

This program discusses the advantages of using advanced airways and the downside of these devices when used inappropriately or placed incorrectly.

Signs and symptoms of inadequate breathing are reviewed, as is the anatomy and physiology of the airway, proper BVM technique, and the various types of airway adjuncts.

Featuring Ed Racht, MD, Medical Director, Austin/Travis County EMS, Texas

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24-7 EMS Online: Supraglottic Airway Management

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Product Code: EMS1125

Ensuring an open and clear airway is one of the highest priorities in emergency medical care. Oropharyngeal and nasopharyngeal airways can provide some basic airway management, but don’t protect the airway completely. Intubation, long considered the gold standard for airway management, provides excellent airway protection but requires significant equipment and training. 

Supraglottic airway devices fill the gap between basic airway tools and intubation, especially for EMS providers with limited experience and training.

Featuring: Kelly Grayson, a critical care paramedic for Acadian Ambulance in southwest Louisiana.

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24-7 EMS Online: CPR and ECC Update: G2015 Guidelines

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Product Code: EMS1120

EMS providers know that saving the life of a person in sudden cardiac arrest depends on a quick response, the effective use of CPR and early defibrillation.

The purpose of this course is to communicate recent significant changes and additions to the training guidelines for cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and emergency cardiac care (ECC) to EMS providers. The content of this course is derived from the comprehensive research, review, and findings of the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR).

The most recent update was released on October 15, 2015. Understanding and applying the changes to ECC guidelines is essential for EMS providers to continue to provide the best possible care to patients in cardiac arrest.

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24-7 EMS Online: Neonatal Care and Resuscitation (V2)

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Product Code: EMS1037

Preparing for resuscitative efforts saves precious time and makes a critical difference when complications arise.

Video from unassisted home and hospital births illustrates the five critical steps of care for newborns, reviews neonatal resuscitation, special considerations for meconium-stained babies, and premature infant care.

Featuring Shaun Fix, PMD, NREMT-P EMS Captain Boca Raton Rescue President, Emergency Medical Consultants

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24-7 EMS Online: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning (V2)

List Price: $5.95
Product Code: EMS1053

CO poisoning is an occupational hazard for EMS and firefighters, resulting in 5,000 fatalities every year.

The class reviews scene safety, when to suspect CO poisoning, physical signs and symptoms, care and treatment of CO poisoning.

Featuring Jim Augustine, M.D., Medical Director of Atlanta Fire

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24-7 EMS Online: Geriatric Respiratory Emergencies (v2)

List Price: $5.95
Product Code: EMS1078

This program reviews the importance of recognizing a variety of chronic and acute conditions that can lead to respiratory emergencies and how to deliver prompt, appropriate care.

Discusses signs, symptoms, and assessment techniques as well as improvements in care, including the use of CPAP.

Featuring Twink Dalton, RN, MS, CNS, NREMTP Mountain View fire Protection District Longmont, Colorado

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24-7 EMS Online: Code Management (V2)

List Price: $5.95
Product Code: EMS1085

Each year, an estimated 295,000 out-of-hospital cardiac arrests are treated by EMS responders. Succesful outcomes rely upon a well-planned and well-rehearsed approach to caring for cardiac arrest patients.

Resuscitation training and education cannot be thought of as a single skill, but rather the synergy of many pactitioners working together to achieve an optimal outcome. Effective code management depends on the expedient administration of care by a highly skilled team of rescuers. Rescuers working within a team must have a clear understanding of roles, responsibilities, and corresponding expectations.

This course reaffirms the skills and tools used in resuscitation efforts, and focuses on the team-based approach to improve resuscitation performance and yield better patient outcomes.

Featuring Jon Politis, MPA, NREMT-P

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24-7 EMS Online: Respiratory Emergencies: CPAP (V2)

List Price: $5.95
Product Code: EMS1094

CPAP—Continuous Positive Airway Pressure—provides a non-invasive method that enables you to alleviate symptoms, improve breathing, and provide the patient with additional time to obtain advanced care.

Learn how CPAP works, the indications and contra-indications of use, and how to apply it in the field.

Featuring: Paul Werfel, NREMT-P, Paramedic Class Director and Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, SUNY at Stony Brook, New York

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