Flashcards in Ems Ops Bulletin 1 and 4 Supplementary Deck (18)
What channel(s) is it announced on that an mci has been declared?
Tac channel and channel 01
The clearing house hospital after conducting a roll call will notify the IC or Ems branch director of the numbers of pts they can accept consisting of these two categories?
Major and minor
Start triage classifies a person with over ----- respirations per minute as red?
In start triage, a person with less than 30 respirations is classified as?
Yellow - delayed
In start, a blanch test of over ------ secs is labeled red
In start, a person with a radial pulse but can't follow simple commands is labeled?
How long is the triage colored ribbon? If cold weather, how long can the ribbon be to accommodate blankets?
Mass casualty task force consists of?
1E, 1T, 1 mass casualty unit, 1 ambulance bus
Mass casualty support units can treat up to how many victims?
Ambulance busses can transport how many stretchers and how many ambulatory pts?
12 ambulatory pts
How many Emop units are there?
How many pts can hospitals inside the beltway accommodate?
How often must the triage unit leader update the ems branch director of status of triage area?
In the treatment area, For red tagged pts, how many paramedics and how many emts are required?
For 6 reds?
1 paramedic for every 3 red, plus 1 emt for each pt.
Therefore - 2 medic's plus 6 emts = 8.
In the treatment area, For yellow tagged pts, how many paramedics and how many emts are required?
For 10 yellows?
1 paramedic for every 5 yellow, plus 1 emt for every 2 pt.
Therefore - 2 medic's plus 5 emts = 7.
In the treatment area, How many paramedics and emts need to treat and transport green classified pts?
For 25 green?
No paramedics needed. 2 emts for every 5 pts.
Therefore, 10 emts.
In the treatment area, How many paramedics and emts are needed at the morgue?
For 13 deceased?
No paramedics, 1 emt for entire morgue area.
Therefore, 1 emt