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Emergency Medical Response (EMR)

ASHI Emergency Medical Response (formerly ASHI First Responder)

ASHI Emergency Medical Response is designed to provide non-EMS responders, including government, corporate, law enforcement, and corrections personnel, with a level of training comparable to Emergency Medical Responder. This course is consistent with national EMS curriculum requirements and education standards; however, it is not the intent of the ASHI Emergency Medical Response program to cross the EMS scope of practice threshold. 

The EMR program focuses on:

  • Introduction to EMS
  • Legal and Ethical Principles of Emergency Care 
  • Wellness and Safety of the Emergency Medical Responder
  • Introduction to Medical Terminology, Human Anatomy, and Lifespan Development
  • Principle of Lifting, Moving and Positioning of Patients
  • Principles of Effective Communication and Documentation
  • Airway Management , Ventilation (CPR) & Oxygen Therapy
  • Resuscitation and the use of the AED
  • Obtaining Vital Signs and History
  • Principles of Patient Assessment
  • Caring for Cardiac and Respiratory Emergencies
  • Caring for Common Medical Emergencies
  • Caring for Environmental Emergencies
  • Caring for Soft Tissue Injuries & Bleeding 
  • Recognition and Care of Shock
  • Caring for Muscle and Bone Injuries
  • Caring for Head, Spine, Chest & Abdominal Injuries
  • Care During Pregnancy and Childbirth
  • Caring for Infants, Children, and the Elderly
  • Introduction to EMS Operations and Hazardous Response
  • Introduction to Multiple-Casualty Incidents, Incident Command, and Triage

Each student must pass a final exam and must successfully complete a series of skills verification stations to complete the course.

Please call the PPM office for more information at 410-838-8821

.Approximately 40 hours

Cancellation Policy

EMR Refresher

Approximately 15 hours