EMT-P


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Related to EMT-P: emergency medical technician

EMT-P

EMT-P

Paramedic EMT Emergency care An EMT with advanced life support skills–eg, assesses organ systems, inserts IV catheters, administers emergency fluids/medications, noninvasive airway management, uses defibrillators, manages the emotionally disturbed, obstetric emergencies. See EMT.

EMT-P

emergency medical technician-paramedic.
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With fewer deployments anticipated in the future, and budget constraints a persistent reality, the $53 million program to train EMT-P may be too costly to sustain.
Questionnaires were completed by the EMT-Ps at the conclusion of each patient enrollment.
The 1159th Air Ambulance was a Guard unit in which about a third of their medics are civilian EMT-Ps, including 2 medics who were Critical Care EMT-Ps.
When the same name appears on that many nominations, the selection committee sits up and takes notice, and Valerie DeFrance, EMT-P, is glad they did.
I find Skyscape products extremely useful in my role as a DMAT Unit Commander," states Churton Budd, RN, EMT-P, Unit Commander of The Toledo Area Disaster Medical Assistance Team.