Minimally Interrupted Cardiac Resuscitation (MICR) video

Click here to log into the online application portal (click "Applications"), view the one-hour presentation and take the post quiz (10 questions) to receive credit for one hour of non-instructor based CE, provided by EMS CE provider number 39-0001. You must answer all 10 questions correctly. If you do not successfully pass with 100%, you may re-take the post quiz by calling 209-468-6818 for assistance.

The video is a lecture presentation by Dr. Daniel Spaite, MD, FACEP, Professor and Distinguished Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Arizona. The presentation provides the background necessary to understand the scientific rationale for the adoption of minimally interrupted cardiac resuscitation (MICR) in San Joaquin County. All authorized prehospital care providers in San Joaquin County are encouraged to view this presentation prior to receiving additional training on this subject.

View a video that provides more on the history of MICR development, the scientific rationale, and a "Pit Crew" demonstration, click here.

Lucas 3 Chest Compression System Traning

Click here to complete the online training for the Lucas 3 device. Go through the device orientation and highlighted topics before taking the theoretical test. After you successfully pass the test, print the certificate and provide it to the San Joaquin County EMS Agency to satisfy the prerequisixte to the Paramedic Accreditation Orientation (PAO).


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