Most Essential Ambulance Equipment

Follow us! Photo by freepik.com   Emergency medical responders are called out for different kinds of emergency scenarios. Therefore, an EMS must be equipped with a wide range of equipment and devices so they can properly provide emergency care.     Here is the list of essential equipment mostly seen in an ambulance:    ECG Monitor and Defibrillator   An ECG monitor tracks the…

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An Alternative for Handwash That Kills Coronavirus in 30 Seconds

Follow us!     Good hand hygiene is the best way to stop viral infections from spreading. Says the World Health Organization (WHO), frequent handwashing is still the leading preventive measure together with social distancing that everybody must practice to avoid getting infected with the Sars-CoV-2.    Today, the rise of the production of sanitizers and disinfectants is at its peak due to the pandemic. However, most of these hand sanitizing liquids…

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What Are the Different Types of Emergency Stretchers?   

Follow us!   The emergency stretcher is a medical equipment that is used to immobilize and safely carry an injured individual or patient to the ambulance – it could be a helicopter, plane, boat, or land vehicle – or to the location of the medical treatment facility.   Stretchers are used in different emergency situations, such as search and rescue, ambulance, and more. It is a crucial part of…

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Latest Qualification To Be Considered a COVID19 Close Contact

Follow us! Image credit: freepik.com   As the world improves in adapting to the COVID19 pandemic, researchers are able to dig deeper into how the virus can spread. By getting a better information about the factors that may cause an individual from being infected, we can enhance the prevention protocols and thus reducing the number of cases.     Another crucial way that government authorities strictly implements to prevent the virus’ spread is tracing the contact of a person who…

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Spread of Infectious Disease Weakens: Patients and Healthcare Workers’ Safety Improved

Follow us! The prevention of infectious disease has been a great challenge globally. Medical researchers and institutions have been continuously working towards the improvement of medical devices and equipment to ensure the safety of healthcare workers and patients which is now more crucial than ever since the outbreak of COVID-19 that left 38 million people infected where 14% are healthcare professionals based on the World health organization (WHO) registered cases.  Today, many countries, such…

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