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2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EMT 261 - Paramedic Field Prep

1.5 CR
This course is designed to prepare the Paramedic student for a leadership role during the clinical field internship. This course will certify the student in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, and Trauma Advanced Life Support. The course involves medical procedures and use of equipment as prescribed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, and Calhoun County Medical Control Authority. Lab Fee

Additional Information: Department approval required.
Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Students will perform as a lead Paramedic practitioner would giving emergency medical care.
  2. Students will formulate and integrate emergency medical care as a lead Paramedic practitioner.
  3. Students will communicate with patients needing emergency medical care as a lead Paramedic practitioner.
  4. Students will synthesize information to formulate competent emergency medical care as a lead Paramedic practitioner.