Crew Member Oxygen Requirements

010: EPICC Review Week 4: Flight Stressors - Hypoxia

010: EPICC Review Week 4: Flight Stressors - Hypoxia

There are 8 primary stressors of flight that you need to be aware of when working as a Flight Paramedic or Flight Nurse. This week on the podcast I’m discussing the most important one, hypoxia. I share the 4 types of hypoxia and what you need to know about each for your clinical practice and for your professional certification exam.

I also discuss the 3 regulations that dictate when crew members should utilize oxygen during Air Medical Transport.

008: EPICC Review Week 2: CAMTS Review and 11th ed Updates

008: EPICC Review Week 2: CAMTS Review and 11th ed Updates

How many have actually read through the CAMTS standards in preparation for the Flight Paramedic or Critical Care Paramedic exam? My guess is not many. In the, the second week of 52 weeks of EPICC I dug deep into the newly released CAMTS 11th edition standards to find the good stuff. From Duty Shift Times and Crew Fatigue to Part 135 requirements to Ambulance Operations, this episode gives you the most important topics from each section of the CAMTS standards so you can feel confident you’re ready when you sit down for your exam.