ASHI emergency medical response is designed to provide non-ems responders including government, corporate, law enforcement, and corrections personnel with a level of training comparable to a professional emergency medical responder. This 48-hour course is consistent with national EMS curriculum requirements and educations standards, however, it is not the intent of the ashi emergency medical response program to cross the EMS scope of practice threshold.
This course is intended for individuals wo are not ems or healthcare providers but desire certification in emergency medical response.
Written evaluation: Required
Skills evaluation: Required. Correctly demonstrate how to: work as the lead responder in a scenario-based team setting to adequately direct the primary assessment and care of: a. Patient assessment/management – trauma, b. Patient assessment/management – medical, c. Bvm ventilation of an apneic adult patient, d. Oxygen administration by non-rebreather mask, e. Cardiac arrest management/aed