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 CPR

CPR means Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation and is given to people who are not breathing nor have a pulse. There is a slight variation in the way that CPR is administered to adults as opposed to babies or children. However, the concept is the same and one of the most important things to remember is tha…

First Aid Training for Babysitters

First aid training for babysitters is not only available but is also encouraged too. School flyers will come home with information for this type of training, the American Red Cross offers this training and so do many other profit and non profit organizations.

First Aid Training for Babysitter cour…

Does an Air Ambulance Need RVSM

If you are someone you know will be needing to use an air ambulance service, there are numerous factors to consider before making the trip. One factor to consider when flying in an air ambulance is the aircraft. If the patient must travel by air over a distance of 500 miles, then it is advisable to …