Cardiac Rescue Technician : Initial Course

The primary focus of the Cardiac Rescue Technician is to provide basic and limited advanced emergency medical care and transportation for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical system. This individual possess the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care and transportation. Cardiac Rescue Technicians function as part of a comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight Cardiac Rescue Technicians perform interventions with the basic and advanced equipment typically found on an Advanced LIfe Support ambulance.  Cradiac Rescue Tecnician's function as part of a comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight. The Cardiac Rescue Technician is a link from the scene to the emergency health care system.   The state of Maryland utilizes the National registry EMT-Intermedite program standards and curriculmn for the State of Maryalnad Cardiac Rescue Technician license.

Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic : Initial Course

The EMT-Paramedic is an allied health professional whose primary focus is to provide advanced emergency medical care for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical system. This individual posses the complex knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care and transportation. Paramedics function as part of a comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight. Paramedics perform interventions with the basic and advanced equipment typically found on an advanced life support ambulance. The Paramedic is the most advance prehospital link from the scene into the health care system.

 

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