Health & Medical Question


You should have an extensive understanding of the following concepts. Your response should provide detailed explanations and how they may pertain to an EMT’s duties or scope of practice.

  1. Agencies responsible for certification
  2. Body Substance Isolation (BSI)
  3. Definitive care
  4. Do not resuscitate orders (DNR)
  5. Elements of the Incident Command System (ICS)
  6. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
  7. National Incident Management System (NIMS)
  8. Procedures for EMS research
  9. Reciprocity
  10. START triage system
  • Each correct answer is worth 1/2 a point, 10 questions total = 5 points possible.
  • Each question must be typed and identified with a number followed by the answer to the question.
  • Assignments submitted with misspelled words, poor punctuation or poor grammar will receive no points.
  • Students who do not submit the review assignment in the proper format as directed will receive no points.