New EMS App Enhances Awareness of Field Triage Guidelines

A new, free smartphone application from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now available for EMS providers. The goal of the app is to increase knowledge and awareness of 2011 Guidelines for the Field Triage of Injured Patients.

The app is now available for Apple iPad and iPhone. EMS professionals can use this app to test their knowledge and learn more about transport decisions for injured patients.

Download it free from the Apple App Store.

To learn more about the 2011 Guidelines for the Field Triage of the Injured Patients, visit www.cdc.gov/Fieldtriage.

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