RACE

RACE FOR LIFE

15.2.2020.

14.2.2022.

940.443,29 EUR

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About

Main objective of the project RACE is to increase the availability and quality of the Emergency medical services (EMS) of 3 project partners, Health Center Mostar, Institute for Emergency Medicine of Zagreb County and Emergency medical services of Montenegro with the cross-border cooperation in order to provide the framework for innovative and more flexible actions in a case of mass accidents. The project will also build capacity of key actors among citizens for reacting in emergency situations requiring first aid. The results of the project will be reflected in the technical capacity improvement of the EMS with new medical equipment (7 sanitary vehicles with pre-installed medical equipment, 2 respirators, 30 automated external defibrillator AED, educational equipment etc.). Education “Reanimation of Basic Vital Functions” in providing first aid will be held for non-medical population, including policemen, firemen, teachers, coaches, etc. By procuring defibrillators, which will be setup in public places, project will ensure continuous benefit from first aid education of non-medical professionals by enabling civilians to use defibrillators to save human lives. Education of medical staff in “Prehospital Care for Traumatized Patients” aims to prepare doctors and technicians to exercise knowledge and skills to save lives, reduce morbidity and avoid unnecessary harm. Development of “Unified protocol in case of mass accidents” and accompanying exercise in Mostar will simulate response in case of earthquake in order to ensure readiness to respond adequately to any kind of mass accident in whole cross-border area. The protocol will create mechanisms for continuous cooperation between partners in response to these kinds of outstanding circumstances.

Partners

The Lead partner (LP), Health Center Mostar (BA), will equip its EMS with 2 sanitary vehicles with pre-installed medical equipment, 2 respirators, 10 automated external defibrillators AED and educational equipment. LP will also organize education of non-medical population called “Reanimation of Basic Vital Functions” and education of medical staff in “Prehospital Care for Traumatized Patients” in programme area of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Joint exercise will be organized in Mostar to simulate coordinated response in case of an earthquake. The LP will coordinate project activities in Bosnia and Herzegovina part of the project territory and also invest efforts in coordinating project partners and ensuring effective implementation of all activities.

Project partner 2, Institute for Emergency Medicine of Zagreb County (HR) will coordinate project activities in Croatian part of the project territory, such as equipping its EMS with 2 sanitary vehicles with pre-installed medical equipment, 2 defibrillators and 2 defibrillators training stimulators, organize  education of non-medical population called “Reanimation of Basic Vital Functions” as well as an education of medical staff in “Prehospital Care for Traumatized Patients” in Croatian programme area. Project partner 2 is also responsible for organization of the final conference.

Project partner 3, Emergency medical services of Montenegro (ME) will coordinate project activities in Montenegrin part of the project territory, such as equipping its EMS with 3 sanitary vehicles with pre-installed medical equipment, 20 automated external defibrillator AED and educational equipment, organize  education of non-medical population called “Reanimation of Basic Vital Functions” and training for trainers and education of medical staff in “Prehospital Care for Traumatized Patients” in Montenegrin programme area.

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Call for local open tender

Health Center Mostar (Dom zdravlja Mostar), has published local open tender for a supply contract „Educational, medical equipment and sanitary material for the needs of the Emergency Medical Service“ within

Call for local open tender

Health Center Mostar (Dom zdravlja Mostar), has published local open tender for a supply contract „ Sanitary vehicles with full medical equipment“ within the project “Race for life“, Contract number

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