Jun 01, 2020  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
2019-2020 College Catalog

EMSP 230 Critical Applications for Paramedicine

This course is designed for the paramedic student to use information learned in the classroom, lab skills setting and hospital clinical to assess a patient, formulate a field diagnosis, perform appropriate interventions and modify the treatments as necessary. The interactive course utilizes simulation, programmed patients and case studies along with written and oral debriefing. A comprehensive written exam similar in design and scope to state and national certification exams is also required. Students must achieve a grade of “C” or better to successfully meet program requirements. Open only to matriculated Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic students.
Pre- or co- requisite(s): EMSP 210 Trauma Management for The Paramedic  with a final grade of “C” or better; EMSP 218 Paramedicine III  with a final grade of “C” or better; EMSP 221 Clinical for Medical and Special Considerations .
Lab fee will be required
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring
Offered Distance Learning: No
Credits: 4
Contact Hours:
Lab: 8