Managing the First 15 Minutes
of a Medical Emergency
Learn how to manage a medical emergency until EMS arrives.
Who: This course is for wellness and health professionals, including
Therapists, Counselors, LMTs, LNAs, Acupuncturists, Electrologists,
Aestheticians, Yoga Instructors, Athletic Trainers, PTs, OTs and more.
The AMA and ADA recommend that doctors, dentists and office staff be able to manage a
medical emergency until EMS arrives.
To properly prepare for medical emergencies requires:
that the office have an emergency plan
that the office staff be capable of recognizing an emergency and activating 911
that the doctor/dentist and staff be capable of providing care for the first 15 minutes
that the doctor/dentist and staff be able to effectively transfer care to EMS
The class will be adapted to the work environment and skills of the providers.