PHTLS

AcronymDefinition
PHTLSPre-Hospital Trauma Life Support
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[5] PHTLS Basic and advances Prehospital trauma life support, Prehospital Trauma Life Support Committee of the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians in Cooperation with the Committee on Trauma of the American College of Surgeons, Mosby, Missouri, Mo, USA, 8th edition, 2014.
He worked with the American College of Surgeons to develop an Advanced Trauma Life Support Program and a PHTLS Program that have become world standards.
PHTLS courses offer the leading source of continuing education to EMS professionals in prehospital emergency traumas.
The PHTLS class will be added to Cascade Training Centers' extensive roster of over twenty five other classes including the most basic required certifications for all clinicians to the most advanced of curriculums for specialized health care providers.
RSI competency Task not in flight Required (100%) medic's scope of practice ACLS Required for flight Required (100%) medic course only ITLS required for flight medic course only; ITLS/PHTLS PHTLS required by Required (100%) medic transition (once); no sustainment requirement PEPP/PALS PEPP required for Required (100%) flight medic course only Documentation No standard; often Legal requirement in absent from medical all states; used for record PI, remediation, workload Medical direction Unit-based flight Virtually all state surgeon (usually a medical practice acts primary care require an emergency specialty) is medical director with responsible for training in emergency oversight.
These guidelines were included in the fourth Edition of the American College of Surgeons (ACS)-sponsored Pre-Hospital Life Support (PHTLS) Mutual published in 1998 and revised in 2003.
Cascade Training Centers are full services training outsource providers and offer classes including BLS, ACLS, PALS, TNCC, ENPC, PHTLS, AMLS, NRP, BCON and many others.
Core offerings include BLS, ACLS, PALS, TNCC, ENPC, PHTLS, AMLS, NRP, BCON and many other certification courses.