Mayo MedAir Puts Safety First

The Mayo Clinic is well known for their top-notch medical standards and quality. People from all over the world enlist the services of the Mayo Clinic when medical situations arise that need specialized care. Like the Mayo Clinic, Mayo MedAir puts the patient and safety first. Any patient that requi…

Psychological First Aid Training

When the US reflects on the tragic events of 9/11, as many poor souls that were lost and wounded, there were many more that required intense psychological first aid, similar to medical first aid, until professional help was available. As people watched buildings explode and people jumping out of mul…

Will Insurance Cover Air Ambulance Transport

Air ambulance transportation can be extremely expensive. The cost of one trip in an air ambulance can take a chunk out of the wallet and savings. In some instances, an air ambulance transport can cost over $100,000. With such extreme fees, it seems that people can’t afford to be critically ill or i…

Boy Scout First Aid Training

As they age their training advances too but before they begin first aid training they all must prepare their own first aid kit which includes all of the following items which must be visible at a glance to avoid the packing and unpacking of the kit.

The first aid kits must include soap, bandages, a…

Benefits of CAMTS Certification for Air Ambulance Services

As you shop around for an air ambulance service, you may be confused about all the details. How do you know which air ambulance service is best? If you are looking for air ambulance transportation that is high-quality and lives up to standards, then look for a service that is CAMTS certified.

What …

Wilderness First Aid Training

Think about it for a minute, if you are out in the wilderness it is unlikely that in the event of a medical emergency that you are going to be able to get in touch with paramedics any time soon. Wilderness First Aid training courses are generally more intense for that reason. They also equip you wit…

First Aid Training for Choking

Choking can result in unconsciousness or cardiopulmonary arrest. Believe it or not, thousands of people die as a direct result of choking every year. People do not always choke at home either, choking obviously can happen anywhere. There are preventative measures that can be taken to lessen the odds…

First Aid Training Certification

There are several places that offer First Aid Training Certification but likely the best recognized is the American Red Cross. You can be trained to not allow any time to lapse before you are able to help because in emergency situations time is more than precious. These courses will tech you how to …

First Aid Training Resources

Safety resources are available through OSHA on employee safety, back injury prevention, blood borne pathogens, hazard communications, the prevention of slips and falls, fire prevention, training on how to use fire extinguishers properly, conveyor safety, hand and power tool safety, cranes and hoist …

Ride as an Observer in an Air Ambulance

Are you an EMT in search of a great educational experience? If so, pack your bags and bring some warm clothes, because you are headed off to Alaska. With a little planning, you can ride along inside an air ambulance as an observer. Imagine this opportunity.

As an observer on the air ambulance, you…