Topic: ALPHA code

The Heart of the Matter with Dr. Chris Olola

https//media.blubrry.com/aedr_podcast/p/content.blubrry.com/aedr_podcast/Episode20-2018-06-01-Chris-Olola_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 24:48 — 34.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS | MoreIsabel talks with Dr. Chris Olola, the director of research and biomedical informatics at the IAED. They discuss the role of emergency dispatch in patient care, heart attacks coded as ALPHA at dispatch, and the future of the...

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Can EMDs Using MPDS Safely Identify Low-Acuity Illness and Injury?

CAN EMDs USING MPDS SAFELY IDENTIFY LOW-ACUITY ILLNESS AND INJURY? Yes! By asking questions in order and as written. Designed to Determine Low-acuity illness and injury are non-urgent medical conditions and symptoms. The Medical Priority Dispatch System™ (MPDS®) prioritizes emergency dispatch by illness and injury acuity. In order to use the system, Emergency Medical Dispatchers (EMDs) are trained to identify a caller’s Chief Complaint, with particular attention to four priority symptoms:...

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Whose Triage Is It Anyway? with Dr. Conrad Fivaz and Gigi Marshall Knight

https//media.blubrry.com/aedr_podcast/p/content.blubrry.com/aedr_podcast/Episode05-2017-09-29-Gigi_Marhall_and_Conrad_Fivaz_mixdown.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 27:23 — 37.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | RSS | MoreIsabel talks with Dr. Conrad Fivaz, the clinical director of Priority Solutions, and Gigi Marshall Knight, Emergency Communication Nurse System (ECNS) program administrator. They discuss the goals of...

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