ASTM F1653 - 95(2012) - Standard Guide for Scope of Performance of Triage in a Prehospital Environment

ASTM F1653 - 95(2012)

Standard Guide for Scope of Performance of Triage in a Prehospital Environment

Status : Current   Published : January 2012

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1.1 This guide covers minimum requirements for the scope of performance for individuals who perform triage at an emergency medical incident involving multiple casualties in a pre-hospital environment.

1.2 This guide acknowledges objectives based on an individual's required knowledge of signs and symptoms, patient assessment and basic life support.

1.3 Operating within the framework of this guide may expose personnel to hazardous materials, procedures, and equipment. For additional information see Practice F1031, Guides F1219, F1253, F1285, F1287, F1288, F1489 and F1651.

1.4 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. For specific precautionary statements, see Footnote 3.




Standard NumberASTM F1653 - 95(2012)
TitleStandard Guide for Scope of Performance of Triage in a Prehospital Environment
StatusCurrent
Publication Date07 January 2012
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors Emergency medical service (EMS), Incident command system (ICS), Triage
ICS11.160
PublisherASTM
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages3
File Size67.21 KB
Price£36.00


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