The purpose of the demonstration project was to develop a flexible, comprehensive methodology for evaluating and improving emergency medical service systems on the highways of the State of Nebraska, and implement a total system concept which would demonstrate the maximum use of multidisciplinary subsystem for rapid and effective response to the urgent needs of highway sick and injured, and to establish an emergency notification, dispatch, and assistance program for highway accident victims. The research program consisted of eight elements for detailed study. They were: notifications, video tape documentation; ambulance attendant and training; one county road equipment test; computer assist information system; comparitive analysis, air and ground ambulances; vital function telemetry; and model demonstrator.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Nebraska Adjutant General's Office

    Lincoln, NE  United States  68509
  • Authors:
    • Penterman, D G
  • Publication Date: 1971-3-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: 275 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00046204
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt
  • Contract Numbers: OT-FH-11-6854
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1973 12:00AM