Steve Whitehead, host of Remember 2 Things, discusses how EMS providers should manage a special needs pediatric patient and gives tips on how to lower your stress level on these calls.
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Not all airway management scenarios can be treated the same. Whether you're a seasoned paramedic or just starting your career in EMS, you need to stay current on the latest airway trends, techniques and devices.
Ensure your crew is properly trained on safe patient handling techniques and proper equipment usage in order to help eliminate on-the-job injuries.