Series date: 
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 9:00am to 11:00pm

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

Sessions

Session Datesort descending
Continuing Education Session - TBA 08/01/2020 - 12:00am
Annual Skills Check-Off (JULY MAKEUP) 08/06/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Annual Skills Check-Off (JULY MAKEUP) 08/06/2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Annual Skills Check-Off (JULY MAKEUP) 08/13/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Annual Skills Check-Off (JULY MAKEUP) 08/13/2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Annual Skills Check-Off (JULY MAKEUP) 08/20/2020 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Annual Skills Check-Off (JULY MAKEUP) 08/20/2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm