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EMS Multiple Casualty Incident Management Course: November 18-19, 2014

November 25, 2014

The SPTC/NCSP delivered the EMS MCI Course to a diverse class of EMS professionals from around the state of New York on November 18-19, 2014. Throughout the course, students discussed and practiced MCI management skills. To ensure students achieved the highest level learning objectives, they were fully engaged in a series of scenario-based activities.

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A student tracks the number of patients by their triage categories in a scenario-based activity.


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An arterial bleed from a gunshot wound is managed; a paramedic student applies the SOFTT-Wide® tourniquet.


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EMS personnel manage a priority 2 Casualty Collection Point during an MCI in this scenario-based activity, featured in the CityScape, the SPTC's newest premiere training venue.


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A student coordinates with the Regional Trauma Center to determine transport requirements during a multiple casualty incident.


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A patient suffering from blast injuries is reassessed at a Casualty Collection Point.

For more winter excitement, the SPTC/NCSP are delivering the EMS Special Situations Winter Course on December 9-10, 2014. Interested agencies and individuals should contact the SPTC at sptc.info@dhses.ny.gov or (315) 768-5689 for more information.