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2016-2017 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
2016-2017 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EMSB 1601 - EMT Medical Emergencies and EMS Operations


EMT Medical Emergencies and EMS Operations provides the student with the knowledge of an entry-level Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). This course includes the following topics: Emergency Medical Responder-National Educational Standards competencies, roles and responsibilities of the EMT, workforce safety, wellness, public health, communications, documentation, EMS operations, medical/legal/ethical considerations, fundamental anatomy and physiology, life span development, fundamental pathophysiology, patient assessment, airway management, respiratory emergencies, cardiovascular emergencies, acute diabetic emergencies, abdominal and gastrointestinal emergencies, urologic emergencies, anaphylactic reactions, and behavioral emergencies.

Credits: 6
Lecture Hours: 6
Semester: Fall

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisites: Acceptance into EMT Program

Corequisites: EMSB1101 EMSB 1102, EMSB 1111, EMSB 1112, and EMSB 1602

Note: Course not designed for transfer.


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