HAMET prog for upcoming Yatra concludes

Srinagar, Jun 19: Director Health Services, Kashmir (DHSK) today concluded High Altitude Medical Emergencies Training (HAMET) programme at Kashmir Skills & Simulation Centre (KSSC), RIHFW, Dhobiwan.
Around 400 persons participated in batch wise training programmes. The participants included doctors and paramedics of the department deputed for upcoming Shri Amarnathji Yatra 2018 along with the staff of other departments especially police personnel who shall be posted en route the holy cave for health care services to the pilgrims.
The training involves upgrading the skills of medical staff and knowledge and hands-on training in BLS, High Altitude Diseases Emergency Drugs, ECG basics, Arrhythmias Basics, how to use defib, How to use HAPO Bag, Airway Management, Automatic CPR, AED handling etc.