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Emergency Deliveries in the Field

First responders often receive little training or experience with emergency childbirth in the field. A new partnership between UT Health San Antonio and local EMS agencies is bringing medical students to fire and EMS services to teach paramedics and EMTs about the intricacies of field deliveries. EMS World’s Jonathan Bassett speaks with Nicholas Stansbury, recent graduate of UT Health San Antonio Medical School, about the background of the program. A readaloud of the full article, which appears in the June 2020 issue of EMS World, follows. Read the accompanying article here.

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