Demonstrate your understanding and knowledge of patient assessment and pre-hospital management of medical and trauma emergencies. By participating in interactive, scenario-based teaching methodologies, you will gain the proficiency you need to provide treatment. No additional textbook purchase required. Prerequisite: EMS Foundations. Senior adult and disabled retiree Tuition waivers apply. Transcript available.
Apply the new knowledge and skills you gained as you learn the assessment and pre-hospital management of a variety of common respiratory, cardiovascular, neurological, endocrine, and environmental emergencies. This course also provides an overview of the mechanisms and prehospital management of a variety of traumatic injuries involving the head, neck, spine, thorax, and abdominal cavities; burns; shock; and basic 3 lead and 12 lead electrocardiography acquisition and interpretation. No additional textbook purchase required. Prerequisite: EMS Assessment Based Management. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available.
Some patients involved in emergency situations require unique interventions. This course introduces you to the assessment techniques for the pre-hospital management of obstetrical, neonatal, pediatric, and geriatric clients. No additional textbook purchase required. Prerequisite: EMS Medical & Trauma Emergencies. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply. Transcript available.
Experience the opportunity to apply the knowledge and skills learned in the EMT to Paramedic Transition and Paramedic Foundations courses in supervised clinical settings. Times and locations for this 100-hour clinical rotation vary and are individually scheduled. Documentation of the following information must be provided prior to the first day of class: a current AHA Healthcare Provider CPR card; proof of immunization for measles, mumps rubella, and varicella; HBV vaccination verification or waiver; and a negative TB skin test or a negative chest x-ray reading. No additional textbook purchase required. Prerequisites: completion or enrollment in Paramedic Foundations. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply. Transcript available.
Study the classification, pharmacokinetics, dosage calculation, and administration of drugs used in pre-hospital emergency care. Includes toxicology and substance abuse. No additional textbook purchase required. Prerequisite: EMT-Intermediate to Paramedic Transition. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply. Transcript available.
Unique situations require specialized care and management. Discover the different approaches needed for the advanced prehospital management of obstetrical, neonatal, pediatric, and geriatric emergencies. Also explores issues related to chronic-care clients, victims of abuse/assault, and other challenges. Additional topics include assessment-based management, operations, incident management, and terrorist attacks. No additional textbook purchase required. Prerequisites: Paramedic Trauma Emergencies and Paramedic Medical Emergencies. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply. Transcript available.
8:00 AM - 5:45 PM
Darlington Hall, Rm. 126
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