This workbook provides you with an opportunity to review and master the concepts and skills introduced in Barbara Aehkert's textbook, Emergency Medical Technician: EMT in Action, 2/e. Together, your textbook and this workbook form a complete learning package. Emergency Medical Technician: EMT in Action, Second Edition, will help you prepare to provide safe and immediate patient care and to work effectively as part of an EMS team.
Barbara Aehlert is the President of Southwest EMS Education, Inc. in Phoenix, Arizona and Pursley, Texas. She has been a registered nurse for more than 30 years with clinical experience in medical/surgical and critical care nursing and, for the past 18 years, in prehospital education. Barbara is an active CPR, First Aid, ACLS, and PALS instructor and takes a special interest in teaching basic dysrhythmia recognition to nurses and paramedics. She is a consultant with the Southwest Ambulance paramedic program in Mesa, Arizona, and an active member of the Pursley, Texas, Volunteer Fire Department.