The Emergency Medical System

How the Emergency Medical System works and the key groups in the system
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  • Lectures 9
  • Length 36 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 4/2015 English

Course Description

This is a class designed to explain the Emergency Medical System and how it relates to the average Lay Person. This class is approximately 40 minutes in length, and designed for beginner, medium, and advanced students. It takes the student through all the levels of Emergency medical Systems, and provides discussion of the skill levels as well as discussion of legal responsibilities. In this course you will get a through review of all the groups in EMS

The class starts with a definition of EMS, followed by a diagram of the EMS system, individual explanations and analysis of all groups in EMS

Key words to use in searching for this course are EMS. EMT, Doctor, Nurse, Lay provider

What are the requirements?

  • No prior material required for this course

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Teaching students the overall structure of EMS
  • They will learn to identify capabilities of individual groups in the EMS system
  • Learn the history and legal responsibilities of each group in the EMS system

Who is the target audience?

  • This course is designed to provide a better understanding of the EMS system. All students should take this course

What you get with this course?

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Section 1: The Emergency Medical System

An in introduction to EMS and the groups that make it up


Explanation of the legal responsibilities of groups within EMS


The legal obligations of members of the EMS system


How Lay Responders are a part of EMS


Definition of First Responder and explanation of capabilities


EMTs and their role in EMS


The position of nurses in EMS


Why Doctors are the apex of EMS


Lesson wrap up

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Instructor Biography

Arthur Jackson, CEO Arthur Jackson CTC, Professor, Engineer, Attorney

Arthur Jackson is the CEO of Arthur Jackson CTC Inc. and has worked extensively in the medical field as a medical technician with doctors in neurology,and as a trainer in Health and safety. He is a retired attorney, from a successful law practice in Pennsylvania, college professor, who has served as chair of several colleges, and as a campus dean. His company educates students in over nine (9) countries globally.

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