The Odessa Record -

By Mo Sheldon
Odessa Memorial Healthcare Center administrator 

Foundation project 2017

 

Last updated 5/14/2017 at 3:24pm



The Odessa Healthcare Foundation has elected to purchase an “ER Package” consisting of a GlideScope® and a trauma stretcher. This decision was made on recommendation of the providers and in consultation with our hospital staff to best serve the needs of patients experiencing life-threatening situations.

The Glidescope aids in obtaining an airway for patients that are not able to breathe on their own. This system will allow our providers to see the pathway while placing a breathing tube in adults and children. Using video visualization during intubation (placement of the breathing tube)...



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