Dec 08, 2019  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
    
2019-2020 College Catalog

EMSP 216 Paramedicine I

This is the first in a series of medical courses that cover the pulmonary system and introduces cardiac monitoring. During the pulmonary section the students will learn to develop a tentative diagnosis for the pulmonary condition and through critical thinking, will devise a treatment plan for the patient. The cardiac section of the course will cover the placement of monitoring electrodes and the conduction system of the heart as well. Open only to matriculated Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic students.
Pre-requisite(s): BIOL 130 Concepts of Human Anatomy and Physiology  with a final grade of “C” or better and EMSP 206 Pharmacology for The Paramedic  with a final grade of “C” or better.
Lab fee will be required
Terms Offered: Fall
Offered Distance Learning: Yes
Credits: 3
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 2.5
Lab: 1