Practical and reader-friendly, FOUNDATIONS OF EMS SYSTEMS is an invaluable resource that provides a broad, contemporary overview of EMS with a realistic focus on the field provider. Based on the course outcomes developed by the EMS committee of Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education, this book introduces readers to the EMS world and provides the knowledge they need in order to prepare them for success as an EMS provider. With an emphasis on EMS as a profession, the book explains the background, structure and operations of these systems, the role of each provider within the healthcare system, and how to offer optimal delivery of care and services.
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1. Foundations of EMS Systems. 2. History of Emergency Medical Systems. 3. Human Resources. 4. Educational Systems. 5. Transportation. 6. Medical Oversight. 7. Public Access and Communications. 8. Clinical Care. 9. System Finance. 10. Legislation and Regulation. 11. Public Education and Prevention. 12. Disasters. 13. Information Systems and Evaluation. 14. Research.
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Book Description Delmar Cengage Learning, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1435480279
Book Description Delmar Pub, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 2nd edition. 306 pages. 9.25x7.25x0.50 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 1435480279