Portable medical suction units are used by certified emergency medical technicians to open airways and manage traumas. These units are typically small to allow for easy transport and storage.
The Focus Group Report, Market Survey Report, and Assessment Report on Portable Medical Suction Units are limited distribution documents, and are available in the SAVER Community on First Responder Communities of Practice (FRCoP).
Find this project in the FEMA Authorized Equipment List and InterAgency Board Interactive Standardized Equipment List.
AEL Category, Title, Number, and Project:
AEL Category: 09. Medical
AEL Title: Equipment, Suction Units
AEL Number: 09ME-02-SUCT
SAVER Project: Portable Medical Suction Units