Prehospital Trauma Life Support
Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS)
The PHTLS Provider course is designed to be an intensive 16-20 hour experience. It is available to all levels of prehospital care providers, and programmes are typically attended by Emergency First Responders (Fire, Police, Search & Rescue, etc.), EMTs, Paramedics, Nurses (including Industrial based Occupational Health Nurses), Physicians, and Physician Assistants. The course is scenario-based, with lectures and interactive skills station components meant to enhance the prehospital care providers’ knowledge, and further develop the critical thinking skills required to effectively treat the trauma patient in the field.
Dates & Times:
4th Floor Multi-Purpose Room- Perry’s Medical Office Building
This call (including books) will be FREE to the first 20 attendees. Preference is given to OSF NIEMS agency participants.
Deb Wood RN, EMS Coordinator (815) 876-4498
Completed applications should be returned to Deb Wood prior to TBA