Create a chart of medical emergencies and the level of required care. Column one, medical emergencies that can be treated in a medical office setting and column two medical emergencies that require a higher level of care; such as, ambulance transportation to a hospital. Create a medical office protocol to determine if the emergency requires higher level and the steps for office personal to follow.
Medical Emergency Checklists
Select one of the medical emergencies from your textbook. Create four checklists in response to that emergency.
1.List the signs and symptoms of the medical issue
2.List the equipment you will need
3.List the actions you must take
4.List other people you will need to involve