Our new RMAT course enables companies to prepare their employees, keeping them safe and healthy when traveling and meet their duty of care obligations, whether they are five minutes or five hundred miles away from a hospital.
Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) July 12, 2016
A global leader in the provision of remote medical training and support services, Remote Medical International® (RMI) is pleased to announce the addition of Remote Medicine Awareness Training (RMAT) to its broad range of courses. Designed with corporate travelers in mind, this hands-on and scenario-based class allows employers to fulfill their duty of care obligations when sending staff overseas by providing clear instruction on how to act and care for ill or injured patients in a high-risk environment.
“The world is getting smaller, but unfortunately, not safer.” said Wayne Wager, CEO of Remote Medical International. “Our new RMAT course enables companies to prepare their employees, keeping them safe and healthy when traveling and meet their duty of care obligations, whether they are five minutes or five hundred miles away from a hospital.”
Students learn how to properly:
- Plan a trip and mitigate the risks in specific locations
- Assess a scene and recognize and avoid threats
- Manage basic injuries and illnesses
- Respond to mass casualty and motor vehicle incidents
The eight-hour course is available as a private training for groups or organizations. Remote Medical International has provided remote and wilderness medical training to over 17,000 students worldwide and their training courses range from Basic First Aid to an advanced Remote Medicine for the Advanced Provider course for medical professionals. RMI certifications are accredited, respected, and accepted by a wide range of military, commercial, and non-governmental organizations. For more information on the RMAT, visit our website.
About Remote Medical International (RMI)
Seattle-based Remote Medical International is a leading global provider of integrated medical support solutions, medical supplies, personnel, training, and technology, designed to meet the health and safety requirements of land-based and off-shore customers operating in remote locations and harsh environments. Established in 2003, RMI has been recognized five times by Inc. 500 and Inc. 5000 as one of the fastest growing companies in the United States. RMI has locations within the United States, United Kingdom, and Kenya. For more information about Remote Medical International, or to schedule a private course, visit http://www.remotemedical.com.