EMS SIM SERIES – Child Versus Car.

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Welcome to our EMS SIM sereris

Is This Course Right For YOU?

In this course, the practitioner will work through an online simulated child vs. car event. Within the sim, they will be faced with a decision point to select the correct course of action. The correct selection will lead them through the sim, the incorrect selection will loop them back to the decision point with an explanation of why it may not be the best choice. Throughout this course, there are formative evaluations (decision points), videos, and interactions with the “host” to guide the practitioner through the sim to the final summative evaluation.

Learning Outcomes and NOCP
Alberta Collage of Paramedics

9 credits for continuing education.

Saskatchewan of Pramedics

6 credits for continuing education.

How the sim works

Each sim has 1 to 3 sim lessons to work, though. Each lesson has a sim, an e-book containing all the education ornaments from the sim if you did not find it all, and activities/knowledge checks to reinforce the material in the sim.  At the end of the sim is a final assessment where you need to score 80%. Once you have completed the sim and final assessment, you are awarded a certificate. 

Instructions and Length

The Sims are designed to go through more than once. Ideally, it would help if you did each sim four times.

  1. The first time, try to make all the best choices to get to the sim’s end.
  2. The second time, go through and try to find all the educational moments
  3. Go through the sim, and don’t be afraid to explore all the choices.
  4. Go through the sim as fast as you can
  5. Go through the e-book and complete all knowledge checks/activities.
  6. Total course time up to 3 hours if all education components are completed.

Total course time up to 3 hours if all education components are completed.

References and Credit.

Chicago EMT Training

Connecting Mechanism of Injury (MOI) to Index of Suspicion

Connecting Mechanism of Injury (MOI) to Index of Suspicion. (2020, December 27). [Video]. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u04wo0cFUBQ&t=1s  3:49



Glasgow Coma Scale made easy

Glasgow Coma Scale made easy. (2019, August 19). [Video]. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h2SIN7Mn0YA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h2SIN7Mn0YA   5:33

Patient assessment links

CHEMM website

Primary Survey and Secondary Survey

Primary, Secondary Survey – CHEMM. (n.d.). CHEMM. https://chemm.nlm.nih.gov/appendix8.htm

Uptodate.com Web site

Initial management of trauma in adults

Raja, A. (2020, October 13). Initial management of trauma in adults. UpToDate. https://www.uptodate.com/contents/initial-management-of-trauma-in-adults

EMS University

Baseline Vital Signs for the EMT Lecture

Baseline Vital Signs for the EMT Lecture. (2014, March 6). [Video]. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uVl7n2XqRM8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uVl7n2XqRM8 35 min

Blocking Procedures

Blocking Procedures. (2014, March 8). [Video]. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mu5wUlmo1Ow

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mu5wUlmo1Ow  15:02