LVSSR Mountain Patrol
Outdoor Emergency Care (OEC)

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Outdoor Emergency Care Course
901 Rancho Dr.
Delta Point Office Building
Suite 135
Every Tuesday and Thursday
1800hrs-2100hrs

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Page of useful EMS handouts.

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Date: Tuesday September 6, 2011

Reading Assignments:
Chapter 1 - Introduction to OEC (Diane Sadjadi, John Morelli)
Chapter 2 - Emergency Care Systems (Diane Sadjadi)

Lecture and Practical Topics:
Introduction
Registration
Policies and Procedures

Notes:
First Day of OEC Training!!!!

 

Date: Thursday September 8, 2011
Reading Assignments:
Chapter 3 - Rescue Basics (George Pales, Bob Levy)
Chapter 4 - Incident Command and Triage (George Pales, Bob Levy)

Lecture and Practical Topics:

Notes:

 

Date: Tuesday September 13, 2011

Reading Assignments:
Chapter 5 - Moving, Lifting, and Transport (George Pales, Mike Hill)
Chapter 6 - Anatomy and Physiology (George Pales, Mike Hill)

Lecture and Practical Topics:
Anatomy and Physiology

Notes:
Bone Man Handout (Bring this to class!!!!)
NSP Patient Assessment Supplemental Lecture (For your general reference)

 

Date: Thursday September 15, 2011

Reading Assignments:
Chapter 7 - Patient Assessment (Martha Law, Tony Rizzo)
Chapter 8 - Medical Communication and Documentation (Martha Law, Tony Rizzo)

Lecture and Practical Topics:

Notes:
Pertinent Positives/Negatives Handout

 

Date: Tuesday September 20, 2011
Reading Assignments:
Chapter 9 - Airway Management (Tony Rizzo, April Yamashiro)
Chapter 10 - Shock (Randall Brody, Tony Rizzo)

Lecture and Practical Topics:

Notes:
Shock Handout (Bring this to class!!!!!)

 

Date: Thursday September 22, 2011
Reading Assignments:
Chapter 11 - Altered Mental Status (Martha Law, Kent Williams)
Chapter 12 - Substance Abuse and Poisioning (Martha Law, Kent Williams)

Lecture and Practical Topics:

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Date: Tuesday September 27, 2011
Reading Assignments:
Chapter 13 - Respiratory Emergencies (Tony Rizzo, Kent Williams)
Chapter 14 - Allergies and Anaphylaxis (Randall Brody, Kent Williams)

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Date: Thursday September 29, 2011

Reading Assignments:
Chapter 15 - Cardiovascular Emergencies (Patrick Hsieh, Kent Williams)
Chapter 16 - Gastrointestinal and Genitourinary (Tony Rizzo, Kent Williams)

Lecture and Practical Topics:

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Date: Tuesday October 4, 2011
Reading Assignments:
Chapter 17 - Principles of Trauma (Randall Brody)
Chapter 18 - Soft Tissue Injuries (Diane Sadjadi)

Lecture and Practical Topics:

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Date: Thursday October 6, 2011
Reading Assignments:
Chapter 19 - Burns (Kay Sanderson, Tony Rizzo)
Chapter 20 - Musculoskeletal Injuries (Kay Sanderson)

Lecture and Practical Topics:

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Date: Tuesday October 11, 2011
Reading Assignments:
Chapter 21 - Head and Spine Injuries (Kay Sanderson, Patrick Hsieh, Martha Law)
Chapter 22 - Face, Eye, and Neck Injuries (Kay Sanderson, Patrick Hsieh, Martha Law)

Lecture and Practical Topics:

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Date: Thursday October 13, 2011
Reading Assignments:
Chapter 23 - Thoracic Trauma (Patrick Hsieh, Tony Rizzo)
Chapter 24 - Abdomen and Pelvic Trauma (Patrick Hsieh, Tony Rizzo)

Lecture and Practical Topics:

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Date: Tuesday October 18, 2011
Reading Assignments:
Chapter 25 - Cold-Related Emergencies (Randal Brody)
Chapter 26 - Heat-Related Emergencies (Diane Sadjadi)

Lecture and Practical Topics:

Notes:

 

Date: Thursday October 20, 2011
Reading Assignments: CPR (Diane Sadjadi, Patricia Sackin, Shannon Merritt)

Lecture and Practical Topics:
CPR for the Professional Rescuer


 

Date: Tuesday October 25, 2011
Reading Assignments:
Chapter 27 - Plant and Animal Emergencies (Kay Sanderson)
Chapter 28 - Altitude-Related Emergencies (Kay Sanderson)

Lecture and Practical Topics:

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Date: Thursday October 27, 2011
Reading Assignments:
Chapter 29 - Water Emergencies (Diane Sadjadi, Kay Sanderson)
Chapter 30 - Pediatric Emergencies (Diane Sadjadi, Kay Sanderson)

Lecture and Practical Topics:

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Date: Tuesday November 1, 2011
Reading Assignments:
Chapter 31 - Geriatric Emergencies (Martha Law)
Chapter 32 - Outdoor Adaptive Athletes (Martha Law)

Lecture and Practical Topics:

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Date: Thursday November 3, 2011
Reading Assignments:
Chapter 33 - Behavioral Emergencies and Crisis Resolution (Diane Sadjadi)
Chapter 34 - OBGYN Emergencies (Keita Sakon)

Lecture and Practical Topics:

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Date: Tuesday November 8, 2011
Reading Assignments:
Chapter 35 - Special Operations and Ambulance Operations (Martha Law)
Chapter 36 - ALS Interface (Martha Law)

Lecture and Practical Topics:

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Date: Thursday November 10, 2011
Reading Assignments: Exam Review

Lecture and Practical Topics:

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Date: Tuesday November 15, 2011
Reading Assignments: Exam

Lecture and Practical Topics: OEC Final Exam

 

 

Date: Tuesday November 17, 2011
Reading Assignments: Exam

Lecture and Practical Topics: OEC Final Exam