Flashcards in 203.04 Treatment Sector Deck (11):
If treatment will occur in place, the goal will be what?
One ALS or BLS company and one rescue per patient
Of all sectors, the treatment sector typically requires the heaviest commitment of personnel. During major incidents, one company per ____ patients should be the initial objective.
What is the objective of treatment sector?
To rapidly treat and transport all patients
The goal is to assign one company and one rescue to each ___ patients
One salvage cover provides ample working room for up to ___ patients.
What sector normally requires the heaviest commitment of personnel?
In the treatment area, rescuers should first fill from exit towards the entrance as patients are delivered. Why?
This will eliminate from personnel having to step over or move around patients as they are delivered or transported
Who is responsible for determining the need for additional medical supplies?
Treatment sector officer
What is the treatment sector responsible to provide?
Stabilization and continuing care of patients until they can be transported to a medical facility
First arriving patients to the treatment area should be placed where?
Near the exit point