NREMT EMT-Basic Bleeding Control/Shock Management Skill Sheet

1
Takes or verbalizes appropriate body substance isolation precautions
2
Applies direct pressure to the wound
NOTE: The examiner must now inform the candidate that the wound continues to bleed.
3
Applies tourniquet
NOTE: The examiner must now inform the candidate that the patient is exhibiting signs and symptoms of hypoperfusion.
4
Properly positions the patient
5
Administers high concentration oxygen
6
Initiates steps to prevent heat loss from the patient
7
Indicates the need for immediate transportation