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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.0904

Title: Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic).

Definition: A program that prepares individuals, under the remote supervision of physicians, to recognize, assess, and manage medical emergencies in prehospital settings and to supervise Ambulance personnel. Includes instruction in basic, intermediate, and advanced EMT procedures; emergency surgical procedures; medical triage; rescue operations; crisis scene management and personnel supervision; equipment operation and maintenance; patient stabilization, monitoring, and care; drug administration; identification and preliminary diagnosis of diseases and injuries; communication and computer operations; basic anatomy, physiology, pathology, and toxicology; and professional standards and regulations. See also: 51.0810) Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance).

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
51.0904 Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic). No substantive changes 51.0904 Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic).
Illustrative Examples
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