# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Emergency Medical Technician II Task 116886084

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Evaluate the role of an EMT in a multiple-casualty situation.

Definition

Evaluation should include the role of an EMT in the following processes:
  • Performing triage and re-triage
  • Making destination decisions
  • Relieving post-traumatic and cumulative stress
  • Managing resources

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is an EMT's role during a multiple-casualty situation?
  • How does an EMT perform triage and re-triage?
  • What is post-traumatic stress? What is cumulative stress?
  • What is resource management? How does an EMT apply it?

Related Standards of Learning

History and Social Science

VUS.14

The student will apply social science skills to understand political and social conditions in the United States during the early twenty-first century by

  1. assessing the development of and changes in domestic policies, with emphasis on the impact of the role the United States Supreme Court played in defining a constitutional right to privacy, affirming equal rights, and upholding the rule of law;
  2. evaluating and explaining the changes in foreign policies and the role of the United States in a world confronted by international terrorism, with emphasis on the American response to 9/11 (September 11, 2001);
  3. evaluating the evolving and changing role of government, including its role in the American economy; and
  4. explaining scientific and technological changes and evaluating their impact on American culture

WG.17

The student will apply social science skills to analyze the impact of globalization by

  1. identifying factors, including comparative advantage, that influence the distribution of economic activities and trade;
  2. describing ways that economic and social interactions change over time; and
  3. mapping, describing, and evaluating economic unions.

WHII.14

The student will apply social science skills to understand the global changes during the early twenty-first century by

  1. identifying contemporary political issues, with emphasis on migrations of refugees and others, ethnic/religious conflicts, and the impact of technology, including the role of social media and chemical and biological technologies;
  2. assessing the link between economic and political freedom;
  3. describing economic interdependence, including the rise of multinational corporations, international organizations, and trade agreements; and
  4. analyzing the increasing impact of terrorism.

Other Related Standards

Common Career Technical Core

HL4

Evaluate the roles and responsibilities of individual members as part of the healthcare team and explain their role in promoting the delivery of quality health care.

HOSA Competitive Events

Emergency Preparedness Events

 

CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) Skills

 

Emergency Medical Technician