911 Roulette: W5
Catalogue Number: CTV693
Producing Agencies: CTV
Subject: Criminal Justice & Law, Health and Medicine, Medicine, Safety, Social Issues
Grade Level: 9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin: Canada
Copyright Year: 2016
Running Time: 20:00
Closed Captions: Yes
You may think a 911 call will get you the most advanced emergency care available. That's not always the case. W5's Kevin Newman explains. Primary care paramedics are trained to save lives, but why aren't they allowed to give care in the same way as an advanced care paramedic?
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