Operations

TopicObjectives
  

Culture of Safety

  • Define culture of safety
  • Identify and explain the six core elements necessary to advance an EMS Culture of Safety
  • Identify the role of the EMS providers in establishing a culture of safety within EMS organizations

Ambulance Safety

  • Discuss federal initiatives developed to monitor and analyze ground ambulance crashes
  • Identify the significance of ambulance crashes through the use of national data
  • State specific factors that contributed to injuries and fatalities sustained during ambulance crashes
  • Evaluate the policies and procedures at each participant’s own EMS service related to protecting patient and provider safety during ground ambulance transport

Crew Resource Management 

  • Define Crew Resource Management (CRM)
  • Explain the benefits of CRM to EMS
  • State the guiding principles of CRM and briefly explain each
  • Explain the concept of communication in the team environment using advocacy/inquiry or appreciative inquiry
  • State characteristics of effective team leaders
  • State characteristics of effective team members
  • Explain how the use of CRM can reduce errors in patient care

    WEBEX Virtual CEP Session

    See instructions and guidelines for virtual sessions on the August 2020 Webpage.

    What:
    Greenville County Fire - Virtual CEP AFTERNOON Session - August 2020
    Hosted by MARK WEBER
     
    When:
    Friday August 7th, 2020 12:30 pm | 2 hours 30 minutes | (UTC-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
    **Session will begin promptly at 1:00 pm.
     
    Meeting Number:
    132 828 3052
    Password: 1234
     
    Meeting Link:
     
    Join by video system:
    Dial 1328283052@gvmed.webex.com
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    Join by phone
    +1-408-418-9388 United States Toll
    Access code: 132 828 3052
      Session date: 
      Friday, August 7, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
      • 2.00 Attendance

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