Begin main content

Nurses as First Responders in Rural and Remote Locations: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines

Published on: November 10, 2017
Project Number: RB1161-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical evidence regarding nurses acting as first responders in rural or remote settings?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding nurses asking as first responders in rural or remote settings?

Key Message

No relevant literature was identified regarding nurses acting as first responders in rural or remote settings.

Tags

emergency medicine, emergency medical services, emergency nursing, emergency responders, emergency treatment, nurses, rural health services, rural population