Challenging Encounters During The Critical Care Transport

Friday - 9:00 - 10:00am

1.00 CPC Credits

This presentation will discuss difficult situations faced by critical care transport teams during inter-facility transports. We will review CCT equipment that has to be managed and secured for transport. We will discuss differences between CCT and ALS scopes of practice. Common issues will be reviewed that CCT teams encounter including communication issues, stabilizing and packaging patients. Lastly, a case review will be presented of an inter-facility transport; issues faced by the transport team, their interventions and patient outcome.