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We offer all of our State mandated CMEs at no cost. With the demand to do more with less, American CME delivers quality education to the pre-hospital emergency medical professional at no cost.
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American CME was created by emergency responders for emergency responders.

As health care professionals working in the field, we know how difficult it is to fit training into your busy schedule. American CME is here to make it easier for you to access the training you need to stay current with your states continuing education requirements.

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Stroke is a serious and costly problem facing our nation. In the United States 800,000 people are having strokes every year, making this the 4th leading cause of death. Thousands of these patients are suffering from long-term neurodeficits. Ranging from memory loss to paralysis, these men and women will have to make enormous changes to even the smallest of everyday activities. With so many people suffering from strokes each year we must ask ourselves, "are we identifying every stroke we encounter in the field?” This course seeks to help EMS responders to more effectively identify the signs of a stroke.
  • Stroke: Recognize and Respond – Part 2
    Stroke: Recognize and Respond – Part 2

    Following the onset of stroke it has been estimated that with every passing minute, prior to reperfusion therapy, a mind boggling 14 billion synapses and 1.9 million brain cells are lost. As EMS professionals we must strive to make quality emergency decisions. When it comes to a patient having a stroke your ability to quickly recognize, and respond with the appropriate treatment and transport decision, plays a critical role in determining the patient’s overall outcome. This lesson is designed to empower EMS professionals to make quality emergency transport decisions on behalf of stroke patients, by identifying the capabilities and limitations of various destination options.

  • Diabetes - Anatomy and Physiology
    Diabetes - Anatomy and Physiology

    Over 25 million people in the United States deal with the condition on a daily basis. They monitor blood glucose levels, follow strict medication regimens, and make adjustments in their diet and lifestyles. The rapid spread of diabetes has brought to light much discussion of the personal woes of those afflicted. This lesson was designed to help you better understand how diabetes impacts the body.

  • The Pains of Patient Lifting and Handling
    The Pains of Patient Lifting and Handling

    EMS personnel are up to 8 times more likely to experience an on-the-job injury than private sector workers. Most common of all are back injuries. The nature of our work predisposes us to the possibility of an accident at any point in our shift. The reality of aging, and the aches and pains that come with it, are familiar to most of us. Yet, most of these aches and pains can be attributed to preventable injuries. This lesson is designed to re-familiarize us with injury prevention and proper lifting practices and an introduction to new tools and technology that are designed to ease the heavy burden imposed by the patients we work with.

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