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Training for Disaster Area Management

Disaster area advanced training is intended for first responders, rescue units and organizations, military units and medical crews that can intervene in rescue missions in disaster areas such as: natural disasters, terror attacks, large accidents. The advanced training for disaster area management includes: Search and Rescue from under ruins Disaster medicine Post-disaster medicine Site command […]

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Military Field Surgery Training

“[Military field surgery training] is essential for when a crew goes on a mission. This is really how I learned the stuff”- Ron, Anesthesiologist in a field hospital The purpose of Military field surgery Training is to build teamwork in the OR. More importantly, it teaches medical staff a common language to be used in […]

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Prolonged Field Care Training

Who is Prolonged Field Care Training (or PFC training) for? Field hospitals Remote facilities Naval vessels Disaster medical facilities …or any other organization that is meant to offer medical treatment and to monitor patients for a long period of time when the evacuation to an advanced trauma center is delayed. What does Prolonged Field Care […]

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Triage and Management during an MCI Training

“The Triage and Management during an MCI training gave me the tools to lead in MCI and I feel much more prepared now”- Aviv, Battalion head medic in the IDF Triage and Management during an MCI Training is created especially for managers and commanders of rescue and emergency forces. This training prepares you to manage […]

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Trauma Surgery Training

“[Trauma surgery training] is essential for when a crew goes on a mission. This is really how I learned the stuff”- Ron, Anesthesiologist in a field hospital The purpose of Trauma Surgery Training is to build teamwork in the OR. More importantly, it teaches medical staff a common language to be used in special situations. […]

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Best Practices for CAT tourniquet application

Bleeding is the leading cause of preventable death, responsible for about 90% of these cases, while the source of the bleeding in over 10% of the cases leading bleeding to preventable death is the limb (Eastridge & Co.). Did you know… ? U.S. military reports attribute the saving of about 2,000 lives to the use […]

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Information transfer problems at different stages of treatment in multiple casualty incidents

You may be wondering why, at Extreme Simulations, we practice different steps in handling multiple casualty incidents and correlate them from the first minute of the rescue mission up to hospitalization. Loss of information due to separate trainings within an organization In an organization, different sections of the organization take part in trainings separately and […]

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The problem of NOT using realistic mannequins in disaster area training

Is there a problem if you’re not using realistic mannequins in disaster area training? Extreme Simulations has provided hundreds of disaster area & search and rescue drills. We noticed that in many of them the clients use unrealistic rescue mannequins. These are unrealistic in their looks, feel, volume, density and weight. How is that an […]

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Training Multiple Trainees? Top Things To Focus On

Keep it simple. That’s our top piece of advice when training multiple trainees. When working with large groups of people, you want to make sure that everyone is getting the experience that teaches them new skills. Challenges of training multiple trainees The challenge that comes with such a training experience is that you will need […]

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Extended Medical Training Done Successfully

Do you agree with the following phrase? “Patient monitoring training/prolonged field care (PFC)/intensive care training are not interesting or intellectually challenging enough for a several hour-long class.” If your answer is “Yes” – you’ve been doing your extended medical training wrong. At Extreme Simulations, we think otherwise. We believe that extended medical training can be […]