Patient Packaging and Wheeled Litter Patient Transport
The purpose of this training was to familiarize summer medical staff with equipment for low-angle patient transport and field extrication. A Stokes litter with "fat-tire" was assembled and used. Discussed and practiced rescuer safety for lifting and carrying patients. Discussed proper PPE for transporting patient in wheeled litter - gloves, helmets when necessary. Practiced use of hand brake. And traveled over uneven terrain.
Arapahoe Basin Ski Patrol
Use of wheeled litter
Transport of a patient over unven terrain
Proper lifting mechanics
Devon Haire, EMT-P and SAR Mission Coordinator for Summit County Rescue Group
EMS Continuing Education approved by the State of Colorado through Centura Health Prehospital Services Training Center and group # CO 039 (SAH), #CO 040 (PSF) and #CO 065 (SDG).
- 1.00 State, Local, and Individual