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  1. Scope of practice
  2. Emergency medical responder (EMR)
  3. NSC
  4. Empathy
  5. Ethics
  1. a A predefined set of skills, interventions, or other activities that the paramedic is legally authorized to perform when necessary; usually set by state law or regulation and local medical directions.
  2. b An EMS professional who provides initial basic life support care to patients who access the EMS system; formerly called first responder.
  3. c Showing a person care and commission with an appreciation for his/her situation without feeling the same emotions.
  4. d Expectations established by the community at large reflecting their views of the conduct of a profession.
  5. e National Standard Curriculum

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A group of similar jobs or fields of interest that involve a responsibility to serve the public and require mastery of specific knowledge and specialized skills.
  2. A physician responsible for the oversight of EMS system and the actions of the paramedics.
  3. The process of refreshing information and skills previously learned.
  4. The ability to work with others to achieve a common goal.
  5. Life long learning.

5 True/False questions

  1. ProfessionalismA person who has special knowledge and skills and conforms to high standard of conduct and performance.


  2. Offline medical directionProspective and retrospective medical direction.


  3. Prospective medical directionsPhysician participation in the development of EMS protocols, procedures, and participation in the education and testing of EMS professionals; a type of offline medical directions.


  4. NHTSANational Highway Safety Administration


  5. ReciprocityThe ability for an EMS professional to use his/her certification or license to be able to practice in a different state.