To request BLS or ALS ambulance transportation, call our 24 hour dispatch center at

702-262-2262

Not sure what level of service you need?  Below is an overview of what a Paramedic can do versus what an EMT can do.  Still not sure?  Call our 24 hour dispatch center to discuss your needs.

Skill

EMT

Paramedic

12-Lead EKG Interpretation

x

3-Lead EKG Interpretation

x

Airway Adjuncts – OPA/NPA

x

x

Airway Suction

x

x

Capnography

x

Cervical Stabilization

x

x

CPAP

x

CPR

x

x

Defibrillation – AED

x

x

Defibrillation – Manual

x

Endotracheal Intubation

x

Gastric Decompression

x

Glucose Measurement

x

x

Induced Hypothermia

x

Basic Medication Administration

x

x

Advanced Medication Administration

x

Narcotic Pain Management

x

Needle Cricothyroidotomy

x

Needle Thoracentesis

x

Oxygen Administration

x

x

Patient Assessment

x

x

Pulse Oximetry

x

x

Restraints

x

x

Splinting

x

x

Stroke Screen

x

x

Supraglottic Airway Device

x

Synchronized Cardioversion

x

Thermometer

x

x

Tracheostomy Tube Replacement

x

x

Transcutaneous Pacing

x

Vagal Maneuvers

x

Vascular Access IV/IO

x