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Conference Addresses Emergency Response Education

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (March 5, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College’s annual Code 1 emergency care conference, March 9 – 10, will educate first responders and other emergency healthcare providers on various aspects of emergency patient care, policy-making, emergency readiness and system development. Code 1 has trained emergency medical technicians, firefighters, paramedics, nurses and law enforcement officials for […]

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Conference Addresses Special Needs Emergency Response

Students participate in a 2016 disaster drill at Kirkwood CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (March 7, 2017)-Kirkwood Community College’s annual Code 1 emergency care conference, March 10 – 11, will prepare first responders and other emergency healthcare providers to respond to children with special needs, among other topics. “Caring for pediatric patients in of itself requires specialized […]

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Chest Trauma Key Topic at Kirkwood’s EMS Conference

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (February 26, 2014)—Kirkwood Community College will be hosting its annual CODE 1 Emergency Care Conference March 7 – 8. First responders and other emergency healthcare providers will focus on chest trauma management among other topics. According to the Iowa Department of Public Health heart disease is the number one killer of men […]

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