Remote Medical International at SOMSA 2017

Remote Medical International at SOMSA 2017

Remote Medical International is heading to the Special Operations Medicine Scientific Assembly (SOMSA) 2017! Come by our booth to learn more about how our private training courses can benefit you and your unit. Conference details: SOMSA 2017 May 21-25, 2017…

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Hands-Only CPR

Free Hands-Only CPR Infographic

HANDS-ONLY CPR HAS BEEN SHOWN TO BE AS EFFECTIVE AS CONVENTIONAL CPR IN THE FIRST FEW MINUTES OF AN OUT-OF-HOSPITAL SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST. Cardiovascular disease is the #1 cause of death worldwide, but the use of immediate bystander CPR has…

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medical support pipeline construction

Medical Support for Record-Breaking Pipeline Construction “Pull”

Recently, Remote Medical International supported a record-breaking pipeline construction “pull” in the Continental United States. This pipeline construction pull involved almost 3,500 feet of 48-inch diameter pipe. With a wall thickness of one inch, the pipe itself weighed approximately 9…

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Drone delivers medical support

Staff Stories: Send in the drone(s)

Staff Stories: Using a drone to deliver medical support on a record-breaking pipeline project. Imagine you’re a side boom operator on a record-breaking pipeline project. You need medical support and ibuprofen but aren’t able to leave your post. On top…

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first aid kits

Top 10 First Aid Kit Items

As a Remote Medical International instructor, I always carry a proper first aid kit with me when traveling.  No matter where we work or adventure, the bare minimum in our first aid kits should include the tools to control bleeding, support…

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CAPCE continuing education credit hours

CAPCE Accredited Remote Medicine Training Courses

Remote Medical International is proud to announce that we are now a CAPCE  accredited organization. Our partnership with the Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE) means that we are able to offer our students nationally-recognized, CAPCE-approved continuing education credits…

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Free infographic manual handling injury prevention

Free Manual Handling Injury Prevention Infographic

The most common cause of occupational fatigue and low back pain is manual handling. Musculoskeletal disorders (read back pain) continue to be a leading cause of lost-time injuries in the workforce. Employers should train workers on proper lifting techniques, helping…

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Clinical solutions for snakebite in Kenya

Clinical Solutions for Snakebite in Kenya

Risk Reduction and Clinical Management of Snakebite & Antivenom in Kenya Remote Medical International provides global medical solutions for a project in Kenya. This includes responsibility for the medical care of a workforce in a remote region with many venomous…

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Night Vision Helicopter Training

Night Vision Helicopter Training

Recently, several Remote Medical International medics, nurses, and physicians had the opportunity to travel to Kiev, Ukraine, to participate in a multi-day intensive Night Vision Helicopter Training. This elite team then headed to West Africa to perform rotor-wing medical evacuations.…

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Compare Remote and Wilderness Medicine

Compare Remote and Wilderness Training

The Difference between Remote and Wilderness Medical Training Since 2003, Remote Medical International has been providing medical training to students with diverse backgrounds such as expeditionary guides, mountaineers, humanitarian workers, military special forces, and more. One of the most common…

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