EMT Bleeding Control Shock Management Skill Sheet

Step 1
Takes or verbalizes appropriate body substance isolation precautions 1
Step 2
Applies direct pressure to the wound 1
NOTE: The examiner must now inform the candidate that the wound continues to bleed.
Step 3
Applies tourniquet 1
NOTE: The examiner must now inform the candidate that the patient is exhibiting signs and symptoms of hypoperfusion.
Step 4
Properly positions the patient 1
Step 5
Administers high concentration oxygen 1
Step 6
Initiates steps to prevent heat loss from the patient 1
Step 7
Indicates the need for immediate transportation 1
Critical Fails
____ Did not take or verbalize appropriate body substance isolation precautions
____ Did not administer high concentration of oxygen
____ Did not control hemorrhage using correct procedures in a timely manner
____ Did not indicate the need for immediate transportation
____ Failure to manage the patient as a competent EMT
____ Exhibits unacceptable affect with patient or other personnel
____ Uses or orders a dangerous or inappropriate intervention