Tag: EMERGENCY

The National Disaster Medical System (NDMS)

The National Disaster Medical System (NDMS)

[Text with Music] I’m an emergency medicine doctor and paramedic, and I thought my job was pretty rewarding… and in many ways it is. I’m also part of the National Disaster Medical System and there’s something… different about deploying to a disaster with my team.  When we can help – when we can give a …

C.A.R.E. – Early Defibrillation – St John Ambulance

C.A.R.E. – Early Defibrillation – St John Ambulance

While emergency help is on the way and you are doing CPR, the next step is to use the defibrillator as early as possible. Using a defibrillator is easy, to use simply open and switch on and you will hear step-by-step instructions that will guide you through. Apply pads as shown in picture, analyzing heart …

Community Hero: John – St John Ambulance Everyday Heroes Awards

Community Hero: John – St John Ambulance Everyday Heroes Awards

When community first responders were first envisaged, it was a real breakthrough. We set up a model of community first responders that was particularly appropriate for St John Ambulance by establishing units where we would recruit people in their local communities. I went to London Ambulance Service and we worked with them, explained our model …

What If You Call 911 And No One Comes? | NBC News Now

What If You Call 911 And No One Comes? | NBC News Now

THAN ANY OTHER NEWS ORGANIZATION IN THE WORLD. IN THE WORLD.>>MOST PEOPLE ASSUME IF YOU>>MOST PEOPLE ASSUME IF YOU WALL 911 FOR A MEDICAL WALL 911 FOR A MEDICAL EMERGENCY, AN AMBULANCE WILL EMERGENCY, AN AMBULANCE WILL SHOW UP IN A MATTER OF MINUTES. SHOW UP IN A MATTER OF MINUTES. MOST AMERICANS LIVE IN …

Ambulance Responding Hungary 17 – Mentővonulás

Ambulance Responding Hungary 17 – Mentővonulás

Sziasztok, újra itt vagyunk. Átadtuk a betegünket az SBO-n és tartunk vissza a mentőállomásra, amikor újabb riasztást kaptunk. 60 év körüli nőt jelentenek, akinek mellkasi fájdalmai vannak, mellette pedig magas a vérnyomása is. A bejelentés alapján a feladatunkat magas prioritásba helyezte az irányítás, így használjuk a megkülönböztető jelzéseinket. Mellkasi fájdalomnál komoly, akár életet veszélyeztető probléma …