911 Emergencies Emergencies happen when we least expect them.

Give the operator all the details you can in what the emergency can be and how it just happened. If someone is unconscious or offers stopped breathing, the 911 operator may give you instructions for immediate help that you can provide, such as administering CPR or relieving choking if you have been trained.ContinueOther Things to Know About 911 You know to stay calm and speak and clearly so that the 911 operator can understand you slowly. But you also have to stay on the phone and not hang up until the operator says it’s Fine. That way, you can be sure the operator has all the information needed to get help you fast. TV and the movies make it look like operators can trace in which a call is coming from, but that’s not always the case.* 3 West Progressive Treatment ICU, Mercy Medical center, Coon Rapids, Minn. * 3E Telemetry Unit, Methodist Hospital, St. Louis Park, Minn. 6 South Progressive Care Unit *, Spectrum Wellness, Grand Rapids, Mich. * Intermediate ICU, Valley Medical center, Ridgewood, N.J. * One North Progressive Care Device, Holy Name Medical center, Teaneck, N.J. * Cardiovascular Stepdown Unit, The Christ Hospital, Cincinnati.. AMGA launches Workshop and Retreat Service The American Medical Group Association today unveiled the AMGA Workshop and Retreat Program, which harnesses the expertise of leaders in AMGA’s member group to help medical groups and organized systems of care accelerate their learning curve in key strategic areas.