5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Scope of practice
- Emergency medical responder (EMR)
- 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.
- b An EMS professional who provides initial basic life support care to patients who access the EMS system; formerly called first responder.
- c Showing a person care and commission with an appreciation for his/her situation without feeling the same emotions.
- d Expectations established by the community at large reflecting their views of the conduct of a profession.
- e National Standard Curriculum
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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.
- A physician responsible for the oversight of EMS system and the actions of the paramedics.
- The process of refreshing information and skills previously learned.
- The ability to work with others to achieve a common goal.
- Life long learning.
5 True/False questions
Professionalism → A person who has special knowledge and skills and conforms to high standard of conduct and performance.
Offline medical direction → Prospective and retrospective medical direction.
Prospective medical directions → Physician participation in the development of EMS protocols, procedures, and participation in the education and testing of EMS professionals; a type of offline medical directions.
NHTSA → National Highway Safety Administration
Reciprocity → The ability for an EMS professional to use his/her certification or license to be able to practice in a different state.