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EMT-Emergency Care Systems
What is the "white paper"?
What did the Highway Safety Act of 196…
What did the Emergency Medical Service…
In 1993 the National Registry of EMTs…
The 1966 National Academy of Sciences National Research Counc…
Require each state to establish a highway safety program that…
Provided access to million of dollars of funding geared to EM…
The National Registry released the National Emergency Medical…
What is the "white paper"?
The 1966 National Academy of Sciences National Research Counc…
What did the Highway Safety Act of 196…
Require each state to establish a highway safety program that…
23 terms
Emergency Care - EMT Exam Prep
Designated Agent
Evidenced Based
Medical Direction
Medical Director
EMT or other person authorized by a medical director to give…
Medical techniques or practices that are supported by scienti…
Oversight of the patient care aspects of an EMS System by the…
Physician who assumes ultimate responsibility for the patient…
Designated Agent
EMT or other person authorized by a medical director to give…
Evidenced Based
Medical techniques or practices that are supported by scienti…
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EMT: Caring for Respiratory Emergencies
what types of diagnoses include COPD?
What is the biggest contributor to COPD?
What is the second contributor to COPD?
emphysema
asthma, emphysema
smoking
asbestos
A disease that progressively destroys the walls of the alveoli
what types of diagnoses include COPD?
asthma, emphysema
What is the biggest contributor to COPD?
smoking
41 terms
EMT chapter 1 Emergency care systems
What is the "white paper"?
What did the Highway Safety Act of 196…
What did the Emergency Medical Service…
In 1993 the National Registry of EMTs…
The 1966 National Academy of Sciences National Research Counc…
Require each state to establish a highway safety program that…
Provided access to million of dollars of funding geared to EM…
The National Registry released the National Emergency Medical…
What is the "white paper"?
The 1966 National Academy of Sciences National Research Counc…
What did the Highway Safety Act of 196…
Require each state to establish a highway safety program that…
260 terms
EMT - Brady's Emergency Care 12th Edition
Designated Agent
Evidence-Based
Medical Direction
Medical Director
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
p. 15 - Oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS syste…
p. 15 - A physician who assumes ultimate responsibility for t…
Designated Agent
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
Evidence-Based
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
260 terms
EMT - Brady's Emergency Care 12th Edition
Designated Agent
Evidence-Based
Medical Direction
Medical Director
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
p. 15 - Oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS syste…
p. 15 - A physician who assumes ultimate responsibility for t…
Designated Agent
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
Evidence-Based
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
16 terms
EMT Chapter 1: Intro to Emergency Medical Care
Emergency Medical Services or EMS is a…
EMS began in 1966 by
National Highway Traffic Safety Admin…
6 Specialty Hospitals
prehospital or out-of-hospital care
the National Highway Safety Act charging the Department of Tr…
Regulation and Policy... Resource Management... Human Resources and…
Trauma... Burn Centers... Pediatric Centers... Cardiac Centers... Stroke…
Emergency Medical Services or EMS is a…
prehospital or out-of-hospital care
EMS began in 1966 by
the National Highway Safety Act charging the Department of Tr…
36 terms
EMT Emergency Care 13th edition Chapter 2
Contamination
Critical Incident Stress Management
Decontamination
Hazardous Material Incident
The introduction of dangerous chemicals, disease, or infectio…
A comprehensive system that includes education and resources…
The removal or cleansing of dangerous chemicals and other dan…
The release of a harmful substance into the environment.
Contamination
The introduction of dangerous chemicals, disease, or infectio…
Critical Incident Stress Management
A comprehensive system that includes education and resources…
35 terms
EMT Emergency Care 13th edition Chapter 1
designated agent
Off-line medical direction
On-line medical direction
911 system
an EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Director to gi…
consists of standing orders issued by Medical Direcctor that…
orders from the on-duty physician given directly to an EMT in…
a system for telephone access to report emergencies
designated agent
an EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Director to gi…
Off-line medical direction
consists of standing orders issued by Medical Direcctor that…
40 terms
EMT Chapter 1: Intro to Emergency Care
Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
Certification
Licensure
Emergency Medical Responder (EMR)
system consists of a team of health care professionals who, i…
exam is used to ensure that all health care providers have at…
how states control who is allowed to perform as a health care…
basic training and provides care before the ambulance arrives…
Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
system consists of a team of health care professionals who, i…
Certification
exam is used to ensure that all health care providers have at…
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EMT PREHOSPITAL EMERGENCY CARE CHAPTER 14
Which medications can be carried on an…
One form of medication administered by…
Which medication is acceptable for the…
You are treating a patient who has nit…
Aspirin, activated​ charcoal, oral​ glucose, and oxygen
C. drug particles mixed with a suitable liquid
...
...
Which medications can be carried on an…
Aspirin, activated​ charcoal, oral​ glucose, and oxygen
One form of medication administered by…
C. drug particles mixed with a suitable liquid
29 terms
Emergency Care 12th Edition - EMT Acronym List
AHA
AMA
ANSI
AVPU
American Heart Association
Against Medical Advice
American National Standards Institute
Alert Verbal Pain Unresponsive
AHA
American Heart Association
AMA
Against Medical Advice
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Emergency Care EMT Chapter 8 Key Terms
Adolescence
Bonding
Early adulthood
Infancy
Stage of life from thirteen to eighteen years of age.
The sense that needs will be met.
Stage of life from nineteen to forty years of age.
Stage off life from birth to one year of age.
Adolescence
Stage of life from thirteen to eighteen years of age.
Bonding
The sense that needs will be met.
260 terms
EMT - Brady's Emergency Care 12th Edition
Designated Agent
Evidence-Based
Medical Direction
Medical Director
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
p. 15 - Oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS syste…
p. 15 - A physician who assumes ultimate responsibility for t…
Designated Agent
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
Evidence-Based
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
260 terms
EMT - Brady's Emergency Care 12th Edition
Designated Agent
Evidence-Based
Medical Direction
Medical Director
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
p. 15 - Oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS syste…
p. 15 - A physician who assumes ultimate responsibility for t…
Designated Agent
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
Evidence-Based
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
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EMT Chapter 1: Introduction to Emergency Medical Care
Advanced EMT (AEMT)
Advanced Life Support (ALS)
Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)
Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
An individual who has training in specific aspects of advance…
Advanced lifesaving procedures, some of which are now being p…
Comprehensive legislation that is designed to protect individ…
A device that detects treatable life-threatening cardiac arrh…
Advanced EMT (AEMT)
An individual who has training in specific aspects of advance…
Advanced Life Support (ALS)
Advanced lifesaving procedures, some of which are now being p…
12 terms
EMT Chapter 1 (Intro to Emergency Medical Care)
Designated Agent (Define)
Evidence-Based (Define)
Medical Direction (Define)
On-Line Medical Direction (Define)
An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Director to gi…
Description of medical techniques or practices that are suppo…
Oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS system by the…
Orders given directly by the on-duty physician to an EMT in t…
Designated Agent (Define)
An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Director to gi…
Evidence-Based (Define)
Description of medical techniques or practices that are suppo…
16 terms
EMT Chapter 1: Intro to Emergency Medical Care
Emergency Medical Services or EMS is a…
EMS began in 1966 by
National Highway Traffic Safety Admin…
6 Specialty Hospitals
prehospital or out-of-hospital care
the National Highway Safety Act charging the Department of Tr…
Regulation and Policy... Resource Management... Human Resources and…
Trauma... Burn Centers... Pediatric Centers... Cardiac Centers... Stroke…
Emergency Medical Services or EMS is a…
prehospital or out-of-hospital care
EMS began in 1966 by
the National Highway Safety Act charging the Department of Tr…
42 terms
chapter 9 (emt) emergency care 12edition
Which of the following colors identifi…
To calculate the minute volume, you ne…
Which of the following oxygen cylinder…
Which of the following is the BEST des…
Green
Tidal volume and respiratory rate
E tank... formula is 2,000 subtract 200 times "cylinder constan…
?
Which of the following colors identifi…
Green
To calculate the minute volume, you ne…
Tidal volume and respiratory rate
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EMT Ch 1 Intro to Emergency Medical Care
When EMT-B refresher required
EMT is designated agent of
EMT roles and responsibilities
Standing order
Every 2 - 3 years.... Register with the National Registry of EMT…
Medical Director - Licensed M.D.
Personal safety; Safety of crew, patient, bystanders; patient…
Off-line direction - Policy or protocol issued by the medical…
When EMT-B refresher required
Every 2 - 3 years.... Register with the National Registry of EMT…
EMT is designated agent of
Medical Director - Licensed M.D.
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EMT Ch 1- Intro to Emergency Medical Care
designated agent
evidence based
medical direction
Medical Director
an EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Director to gi…
description of medical techniques or practices that are suppo…
oversight of the patient care aspects of an EMS system by the…
a physician who assumes the ultimate responsibility for the p…
designated agent
an EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Director to gi…
evidence based
description of medical techniques or practices that are suppo…
41 terms
EMT chapter 1 Emergency care systems
What is the "white paper"?
What did the Highway Safety Act of 196…
What did the Emergency Medical Service…
In 1993 the National Registry of EMTs…
The 1966 National Academy of Sciences National Research Counc…
Require each state to establish a highway safety program that…
Provided access to million of dollars of funding geared to EM…
The National Registry released the National Emergency Medical…
What is the "white paper"?
The 1966 National Academy of Sciences National Research Counc…
What did the Highway Safety Act of 196…
Require each state to establish a highway safety program that…
12 terms
EMT Chapter 1: Introduction to Emergency Medical Care
Direct medical direction
Emergency medical dispatcher
Emergency Medical Services (EMS) system
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
medical direction in which the physician speaks directly with…
an EMS dispatcher who has received special education for givi…
a system of many agencies, personnel, and institutions involv…
the generic term for a prehospital emergency care provider ed…
Direct medical direction
medical direction in which the physician speaks directly with…
Emergency medical dispatcher
an EMS dispatcher who has received special education for givi…
16 terms
EMT Chapter 1: Intro to Emergency Medical Care
Emergency Medical Services or EMS is a…
EMS began in 1966 by
National Highway Traffic Safety Admin…
6 Specialty Hospitals
prehospital or out-of-hospital care
the National Highway Safety Act charging the Department of Tr…
Regulation and Policy... Resource Management... Human Resources and…
Trauma... Burn Centers... Pediatric Centers... Cardiac Centers... Stroke…
Emergency Medical Services or EMS is a…
prehospital or out-of-hospital care
EMS began in 1966 by
the National Highway Safety Act charging the Department of Tr…
41 terms
EMT chapter 1 Emergency care systems
What is the "white paper"?
What did the Highway Safety Act of 196…
What did the Emergency Medical Service…
In 1993 the National Registry of EMTs…
The 1966 National Academy of Sciences National Research Counc…
Require each state to establish a highway safety program that…
Provided access to million of dollars of funding geared to EM…
The National Registry released the National Emergency Medical…
What is the "white paper"?
The 1966 National Academy of Sciences National Research Counc…
What did the Highway Safety Act of 196…
Require each state to establish a highway safety program that…
45 terms
chapter 45 emt prehospital emergency care mjc
Which of the following BEST describes…
Question Help ... In a third priority tri…
Other term for section leaders/heads
Responsibilities of the ems Units migh…
A.... To reevaluate the treatment priorities made during primary…
A.... Minor injuries
Chiefs
Triage unit... Treatment unit ... Transport unit... Staging unit... Morgu…
Which of the following BEST describes…
A.... To reevaluate the treatment priorities made during primary…
Question Help ... In a third priority tri…
A.... Minor injuries
22 terms
EMT Ch 1 introduction to emergency medical care
National Highway Safety Act
National Registry of EMT
EMT
NHTSA
CHARGED the U.S. DOT with developing EMS standards and assist…
standards 1970
emergency medical technician-prehospital assessment and emerg…
national highway traffic safety administration technical assi…
National Highway Safety Act
CHARGED the U.S. DOT with developing EMS standards and assist…
National Registry of EMT
standards 1970
29 terms
Emergency Care 12th Edition - EMT Acronym List
AHA
AMA
ANSI
AVPU
American Heart Association
Against Medical Advice
American National Standards Institute
Alert Verbal Pain Unresponsive
AHA
American Heart Association
AMA
Against Medical Advice
45 terms
chapter 45 emt prehospital emergency care mjc
Which of the following BEST describes…
Question Help ... In a third priority tri…
Other term for section leaders/heads
Responsibilities of the ems Units migh…
A.... To reevaluate the treatment priorities made during primary…
A.... Minor injuries
Chiefs
Triage unit... Treatment unit ... Transport unit... Staging unit... Morgu…
Which of the following BEST describes…
A.... To reevaluate the treatment priorities made during primary…
Question Help ... In a third priority tri…
A.... Minor injuries
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Chapter 9 EMT Emergency Care by Chino The Great
aerobic metabolism
agonal respirations
airway
alveolar ventilation
Metabolism that can proceed only in the presence of oxygen.
Slow, shallow, irregular respirations or occasional gasping b…
The upper airway tract or the passage above the larynx, which…
The volume of air that reaches the alveoli. It is determined…
aerobic metabolism
Metabolism that can proceed only in the presence of oxygen.
agonal respirations
Slow, shallow, irregular respirations or occasional gasping b…
12 terms
EMT Chapter 1 Introduction to Emergency Medical Care
Designated Agent
Evidence-based
Medical Direction
Medical Director
an EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Director to gi…
description of medical techniques or practices that are suppo…
oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS system by the…
a physician who assumes ultimate responsibility for the patie…
Designated Agent
an EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Director to gi…
Evidence-based
description of medical techniques or practices that are suppo…
260 terms
EMT - Brady's Emergency Care 12th Edition
Designated Agent
Evidence-Based
Medical Direction
Medical Director
An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Director to gi…
Description of medical techniques or practices that are suppo…
Oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS system by the…
A physician who assumes ultimate responsibility for the patie…
Designated Agent
An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Director to gi…
Evidence-Based
Description of medical techniques or practices that are suppo…
12 terms
EMT Chapter 1: Introduction to Emergency Medical Care
Evidence-based
Medical Direction
Medical Director
911 System
Description of medical techniques or practices that are suppo…
Oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS system by the…
A physician who assumes ultimate responsibility for the patie…
A system for telephone access to report emergencies. A dispat…
Evidence-based
Description of medical techniques or practices that are suppo…
Medical Direction
Oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS system by the…
EMT Chapter 1: Introduction to Emergency Medical Care
Advanced EMT (AEMT)
Advanced Life Support (ALS)
Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)
Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
An individual who has training in specific aspects of advance…
Advanced lifesaving procedures, some of which are now being p…
Comprehensive legislation that is designed to protect individ…
A device that detects treatable life-threatening cardiac arrh…
Advanced EMT (AEMT)
An individual who has training in specific aspects of advance…
Advanced Life Support (ALS)
Advanced lifesaving procedures, some of which are now being p…
260 terms
EMT - Brady's Emergency Care 12th Edition
Designated Agent
Evidence-Based
Medical Direction
Medical Director
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
p. 15 - Oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS syste…
p. 15 - A physician who assumes ultimate responsibility for t…
Designated Agent
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
Evidence-Based
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
260 terms
EMT - Brady's Emergency Care 12th Edition
Designated Agent
Evidence-Based
Medical Direction
Medical Director
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
p. 15 - Oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS syste…
p. 15 - A physician who assumes ultimate responsibility for t…
Designated Agent
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
Evidence-Based
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
260 terms
EMT - Brady's Emergency Care 12th Edition
Designated Agent
Evidence-Based
Medical Direction
Medical Director
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
p. 15 - Oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS syste…
p. 15 - A physician who assumes ultimate responsibility for t…
Designated Agent
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
Evidence-Based
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
260 terms
EMT - Brady's Emergency Care 12th Edition
Designated Agent
Evidence-Based
Medical Direction
Medical Director
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
p. 15 - Oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS syste…
p. 15 - A physician who assumes ultimate responsibility for t…
Designated Agent
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
Evidence-Based
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
22 terms
EMT Ch. 1 : Emergency medical care systems
EMS evolved in 1960's b/c of what?
"White Paper"
Two main benefits to the 911 universal…
Cell phones are responsible for placin…
President's Committee for Traffic Safety identified a need to…
Detailed the number of deaths and injuries related to traffic…
1. The public service answering point ... 2. Reduces the time it…
70%
EMS evolved in 1960's b/c of what?
President's Committee for Traffic Safety identified a need to…
"White Paper"
Detailed the number of deaths and injuries related to traffic…
21 terms
EMT Chapter 31: Infant and Child Emergency Care
Adolescent
Blow-by oxygen
Central lines
Child abuse
a child who is from 12 to 18 years of age
a method of oxygen delivery for infants and children that doe…
intravascular lines surgically placed near the heart for long…
an improper or excessive action by parents, guardians, or car…
Adolescent
a child who is from 12 to 18 years of age
Blow-by oxygen
a method of oxygen delivery for infants and children that doe…
71 terms
Chapter 8, EMT Emergency Care by Chino The Great
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
16 terms
EMT Chapter 1: Intro to Emergency Medical Care
Emergency Medical Services or EMS is a…
EMS began in 1966 by
National Highway Traffic Safety Admin…
6 Specialty Hospitals
prehospital or out-of-hospital care
the National Highway Safety Act charging the Department of Tr…
Regulation and Policy... Resource Management... Human Resources and…
Trauma... Burn Centers... Pediatric Centers... Cardiac Centers... Stroke…
Emergency Medical Services or EMS is a…
prehospital or out-of-hospital care
EMS began in 1966 by
the National Highway Safety Act charging the Department of Tr…
86 terms
HM EMT Emergency Care MOD 1
Designated Agent
Medical Director
Protocols
Standing orders
Someone the Medical Director authorizes to give medications a…
A doctor who assumes ultimate responsibility for the patient-…
List of steps like assessments and interventions to be taken…
A policy or protocol issued by a Medical Director that author…
Designated Agent
Someone the Medical Director authorizes to give medications a…
Medical Director
A doctor who assumes ultimate responsibility for the patient-…
127 terms
EMT | Emergency Care 12th edition, Ch.5 Terms& Definitions
Atria
automaticity
autonomic nervous system
bilateral
the two upper chambers of the heart. There is a right atrium…
the ability of the heart to generate and conduct electrical i…
the division of the peripheral nervous system that controls i…
on both sides.
Atria
the two upper chambers of the heart. There is a right atrium…
automaticity
the ability of the heart to generate and conduct electrical i…
19 terms
EMT| Emergency Care 12th edition, Ch. 27 Terms & Definition
arterial bleeding
arteriole
capillary bleeding
cardiogenic shock
bleeding from an artery, which is characterized by bright red…
the smallest kind of artery.
bleeding from capillaries, which is characterized by a slow,…
shock, or lack of perfusion, brought on not by blood loss, bu…
arterial bleeding
bleeding from an artery, which is characterized by bright red…
arteriole
the smallest kind of artery.
24 terms
EMT| Emergency Care 12th edition, Ch. 31 Terms & Definition
autonomic nervous system
central nervous system (CNS)
concussion
contusion
(AW-to-NOM-ik) the division of the peripheral nervous system…
the brain and spinal cord.
mild closed head injury without detectable damage to the brai…
(kun-TU-zhun) a bruise. In brain injuries, a bruised brain ca…
autonomic nervous system
(AW-to-NOM-ik) the division of the peripheral nervous system…
central nervous system (CNS)
the brain and spinal cord.
14 terms
EMT| Emergency Care 12th edition, Ch. 26 Terms & Definition
anemia
bladder
continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialy…
continuous cycler-assisted peritoneal…
lack of a normal number of red blood cells in the circulation.
the round sac-like organ of the renal system used as a reserv…
a gravity exchange process for peritoneal dialysis in which a…
a mechanical process for peritoneal dialysis in which a machi…
anemia
lack of a normal number of red blood cells in the circulation.
bladder
the round sac-like organ of the renal system used as a reserv…
13 terms
EMT: Chapter 1/Emergency Medical Care Systems
White paper
Technical Assistance Program Assessmen…
E-911
PSAP
Report: Accidental Death and Disability: The Neglected Diseas…
NHTSA's recommended standards ... - Regulation and policy ... - Res…
Enhanced 911 system ... - Automatic number identification (ANI)…
Public service answering point ... - Call taker collects, verifi…
White paper
Report: Accidental Death and Disability: The Neglected Diseas…
Technical Assistance Program Assessmen…
NHTSA's recommended standards ... - Regulation and policy ... - Res…
16 terms
EMT | Emergency Care 12th edition, Ch. 7 Terms & Definitions
adolescence
bonding
early adulthood
infancy
stage of life from 13 to 18 years.
the sense that needs will be met.
stage of life from 19 to 40 years.
stage of life from birth to 1 year of age.
adolescence
stage of life from 13 to 18 years.
bonding
the sense that needs will be met.
260 terms
EMT - Brady's Emergency Care 12th Edition
Designated Agent
Evidence-Based
Medical Direction
Medical Director
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
p. 15 - Oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS syste…
p. 15 - A physician who assumes ultimate responsibility for t…
Designated Agent
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
Evidence-Based
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
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