Accession Number:

ADA179841

Title:

National Registry of EMT (Emergency Medical Technicians) Certification of Air Force Emergency Room Technicians - It can be Done.

Descriptive Note:

Student rept.,

Corporate Author:

AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

27.0

Abstract:

On 18 September 1986 the Deputy Secretary of Defense signed Directive No. 6000.10, Emergency Medical Services. This directive requires all military emergency room technicians be certified by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians as Emergency Medical Technicians - Ambulance. This study provides HQ USAF, Office of the Surgeon General, Director of Professional Affairs and Quality Assurance with some insight into the problems associated with Air Force-wide certification of emergency room technicians and offers recommendations for implementing a certification program Air Force-wide.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE