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Trauma Care Management

About the Department / Program
  • This an integrated paramedic training program catered by Department of Emergency medicine in association with Department of Emergency and Trauma Care Technology ( Trauma Care Management )
  • First time in India
  • Introduced in the year 2000
  • Program is offered under the banner of Faculty of Allied Health Sciences.
  • 3 + 1 year (mandatory Internship)
  • The department teaches the students on how to perform Emergency resuscitation, stabilization and transfer of critically ill patients.
  • It also teaches them the disaster Management and how to respond an event of Mass Casualty Incident.
  • An active clinical learning environment for paramedic training program.
  • M.Sc. Trauma Care Management also offered
  • Conducting American Heart Association programs on BLS, ACLS etc.
What in the speciality
  • Pre Hospital Management ( Medical, Trauma, Environmental, Behavioural emergencies etc.)
  • Didactic sessions - Power point presentations, Smart board, Interactive Lectures
  • Practical sessions - Skills Lab, Hands on Training
  • Clinical Postings – Ward visit, ICUs , Emergency Room, Labor and Surgical Units.
  • Case scenario based discussion
  • Regular Assessment & Evaluation
  • Online feedback mechanism
Clinical services provided (Speciality work)
  • First healthcare professionals to arrive at any scene of an Emergency.
  • 1 of a 2-person ambulance crew
  • Trained to resuscitate
  • Stabilizing critically ill patients
  • Use of sophisticated techniques, equipment and drugs.
  • Pre-hospital Care and Transportation
  • Basic and Advanced cardiac Life Support skills
  • Part of Trauma and Triage team
Awards for clinical work
  • Rescue and Relief operations in the building collapse which occurred at Moulivakkam.
 Accreditation for clinical services
  • American Heart Association (AHA) – International Training Centre
  • Basic & Advanced Disaster Module in assosciation with Brimingham University