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1

How long is the BLS internship expected to take?

90-120 days

2

How many phases is the BLS internship and what are they?

Phase 1: Medic Ops Orientation
Phase 2: Engine EMS Ops
Phase 3: 1 & 1 Medic Driver

3

How many hot wash sessions are incorporated into the BLS internship?

3, an ALS officer or EMS Supervisor must attend each one

4

What phase of the BLS Internship will require coordination with the FRA EVOC coordinator?

Phase Three

5

Each phase of the internship contains what skill sheets?

Mentoring skill sheets

6

What are the core ALS assist skill training objectives to be completed during Phase II?

-Monitor Ops and 12 lead
-IV and IO Set up
-Advanced Airways
-CPAP Set-Up
-Medication Admin Cross Check

7

Can a Hot Wash be conducted with a fill-in ALS Officer or Supervisor or must it wait until the interns's ALS Officer or EMS Supervisor is present?

A fill-in can conduct it and should to keep the intern on schedule

8

The Field Internship Patient Contact Log should contain?

All pt's the intern has direct pt care contact with, and skills performed. Logging 2 pts per shift will result in about 60 pt contacts by the end of the program

9

How long does Phase 1 of the BLS Internship Last and what does it entail?

-3 24 hours shifts
-focused on familiarity with pt transport and hospital transfer of care
-Ride as third on a medic unit

10

What does Phase II of the BLS internship entail?

-6 KSA sign off modules to be completed while intern is riding the right bucket of the engine company
-Focuses on equipment familiarity, ALS assist skills and hands-on pt care
-Expected to lead BLS care and assist with ALS care and go to the hospital with engine medic and/or driver on all level 1 & 2 transports

11

What does Phase III of the BLS internship entail?

-Driver training
-On final day candidate drives to emergency calls

12

What point does the BLS intern begin doing hands on pt care?

Day two of Phase 1

13

When doing ALS Assist Skill Sign-Off's how any personnel are required?

At least two personnel in addition to the candidate