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EMS Special Situations: April 21-22, 2015

May 1, 2015

On April 21-22, the SPTC/NCSP delivered the EMS Special Situations course to a class of EMS professionals from around New York State. Students learned how to manage unique emergency situations they may come across in New York, using their EMS basic level skills. Students were fully engaged in a series of scenario-based activities, classroom discussions and skill lanes.

The SPTC/NCSP are piloting new EMS courses in 2015. See the DHSES Training Calendar at http://www.dhses.ny.gov/training/calendar/ for the latest information. Interested agencies and individuals should contact the SPTC at sptc.info@dhses.ny.gov or (315) 768-5689 for more information.

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EMS Special Situations Class, April 2015


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A student triages patients after a collapse at a parking garage.


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Students prepare to transport a patient to definitive care.


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Two students move a patient from the scene of an ATV crash during a scenario-based activity.


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A student communicates priorities at the scene of an ATV accident during a scenario-based activity.