Va. Beach MCI response offers providers many valuable lessons.
Instead of focusing on what kind of care EMS delivers, what about how it’s delivered?
Distinguish the severity of drowning victims and their treatments.
A standardized protocol in the Minneapolis/St. Paul region reduces the unnecessary lights-and-sirens ambulance response to nursing homes.
Two Joplin, Mo., agencies make the most of shared space.
Crews recount the deadly incident a year after its occurrence.
Alcoholic patient complains “something is really wrong."
Find out what readers had to say about a feature article on cultural sensitivity.
Wheelchair management is an element of good patient care.
Have you ever surveyed the playground and determined it safe for entry?
Do you know the difference between discipline and punishment?
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Evacuate from any multistory building.
For the evacuation of disabled or injured.
Evacuate non-ambulatory patients.
Provides true one-person operation.
Reduction in spinal load.
Cut risk of injury to caregivers.
Stryker Power-PRO is a hydraulically powered ambulance cot with industry-leading ergonomics. Foot end controls activate powered lifting and lower function for capacities up to 700 lbs. Operator safety and patient comfort are significantly improved.
Power-PRO XT powered ambulance cot dramatically reduces strenuous lifting and the associated risk of back injury.
SMRT — Stryker Managed Recharging Technology
Stryker Speed-Sheet is a unique approach to patient transfer.
Stair-PRO is scientifically proven to reduce the risk of operator injury. The operator position, adjustability of handles, angle of the track and the built-in descent control made Stair-PRO the safest chair in its product category.
Proven to reduce risk of injury.