Emergency Medical Technician

From FIS Freestyle wiki

(Difference between revisions)
Jump to: navigation, search
Revision as of 15:36, 16 October 2009 (edit)
Joe (Talk | contribs)
(New page: is a term used in various countries to denote a healthcare provider trained to provide pre-hospital emergency medical services. The precise meaning of the term varies by jurisdiction, but ...)
← Previous diff
Revision as of 15:37, 16 October 2009 (edit) (undo)
Joe (Talk | contribs)

Next diff →
Line 1: Line 1:
is a term used in various countries to denote a healthcare provider trained to provide pre-hospital emergency medical services. is a term used in various countries to denote a healthcare provider trained to provide pre-hospital emergency medical services.
The precise meaning of the term varies by jurisdiction, but in many countries EMTs respond to emergency calls, perform certain medical procedures and transport patients to hospital in accordance with protocols and guidelines established by physician medical directors. They may work in an ambulance service (paid or voluntary), as a member of technical rescue teams, or as part of an allied service such as a fire or police department. The precise meaning of the term varies by jurisdiction, but in many countries EMTs respond to emergency calls, perform certain medical procedures and transport patients to hospital in accordance with protocols and guidelines established by physician medical directors. They may work in an ambulance service (paid or voluntary), as a member of technical rescue teams, or as part of an allied service such as a fire or police department.
 +
 +
 +----
 +
 +'''Also see'''
 +
 +*'''[[Advanced Trauma Life Support]]'''
 +*'''[[Advanced Cardiac Life Support]]'''
 +*'''[[Medical Guide]]''',
 +*'''[[1.2 Required Facilities & Resources]]'''
 +*'''[[Emergency medical services]]'''
 +*'''[[Advanced Medical Priority Dispatch System]]'''
 +----
 +Return to '''[[General Definitions]]''', '''[[Freestyle Skiing]]''', '''[[FIS Freestyle World Cup Organizers Agreement]]''' or '''[[Anti-Doping Program]]'''
 +
 +[[Category:Freestyle Skiing]]
 +[[Category:Freestyle Infrastructure]]
 +[[Category:Freestyle - Competition Official]]
 +[[Category:FIS Freestyle World Cup]]

Revision as of 15:37, 16 October 2009

is a term used in various countries to denote a healthcare provider trained to provide pre-hospital emergency medical services. The precise meaning of the term varies by jurisdiction, but in many countries EMTs respond to emergency calls, perform certain medical procedures and transport patients to hospital in accordance with protocols and guidelines established by physician medical directors. They may work in an ambulance service (paid or voluntary), as a member of technical rescue teams, or as part of an allied service such as a fire or police department.



Also see


Return to General Definitions, Freestyle Skiing, FIS Freestyle World Cup Organizers Agreement or Anti-Doping Program

Personal tools