K1 DIRECT now trained in Emergency Medical Response. | SMN News

PHILIPSBURG:— Six K1 DIRECT members of the St. Maarten branch have completed their Emergency Medical Response Training facilitated by Windward Island Emergency Medical Services (WIEMS), certifying them for the next 2 years. The dual theoretical and practical training were conducted over a course of 4 months consisting of two evening sessions per week of theory, and several weekend sessions of practical training and assessments. The group first covered an introduction to EMS systems, ethical principles of emergency care, caring for numerous emergencies and processes of the biological system.

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