Irish Fire Services Resource
National Incident Command System
Calls for eight-minute emergency ambulance response time
The report from the Health Information and Quality Authority has recommended to Health Minister Mary Harney that the new emergency response time targets operate from this month, on a phased basis.
Phecc Pain Management Update
Pain management update (CPGs 4/5/6.2.6 & 4/5/6.7.14)
In order to provide more effective management of pain in the pre-hospital setting the Medical Advisory Group at its November 2010 meeting recommended a change in the regime for the administration of;
• Paracetamol for EMTs, Paramedics & Advanced Paramedics.