Emergency Medical Services

A method of instruction providing detailed education, training and work-based experience, and direct patient/client care, generally at a clinical site. Specific detailed learning objectives are developed for each course by the faculty. On-site clinical instruction, supervision, evaluation, and placement are the responsibility of the college faculty. Clinical experiences are unpaid external learning experiences. Course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary.

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A detailed study of the knowledge and skills necessary to reach competence in the assessment and management of patients with traumatic injuries.

Lab fees apply

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A detailed study of the knowledge and skills required to reach competence in performing patient assessment and airway management.

Lab fees apply

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Introduction to the level of Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic. Includes all the skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at a basic life support level with an ambulance service or other specialized services.

Lab fees apply

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Utilization of medications in treating emergency situations.

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A method of instruction providing detailed education, training and work-based experience, and direct patient/client care, generally at a clinical site. Specific detailed learning objectives are developed for each course by the faculty. On-site clinical instruction, supervision, evaluation, and placement are the responsibility of the college faculty. Clinical experiences are unpaid external learning experiences. Course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary.

Course Objectives

A method of instruction providing detailed education, training and work-based experience, and direct patient/client care, generally at a clinical site. Specific detailed learning objectives are developed for each course by the faculty. On-site clinical instruction, supervision, evaluation, and placement is the responsibility of the college faculty. Clinical experiences are unpaid external learning experiences. Course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary.

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Knowledge and skills to safely manage multi-casualty incidents and rescue situations, utilize air medical resources, identify hazardous materials, and other specialized incidents.

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A detailed study of the knowledge and skills necessary to reach competence to safely manage the scene of an emergency.

Lab fees apply

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Primary and/or secondary research in current and emerging issues in EMS. Basic research principles, scientific inquiry, and interpretation of professional literature are emphasized. Students will demonstrate computer competencies during this course. Students will be required to present research data utilizing the internet. Data presentation shall include, but not be limited to PowerPoint, Excel or other Windows platforms.

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A detailed study of the knowledge and skills necessary to reach competence in the assessment and management of patients with medical emergencies.

Lab fees apply

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A detailed study of the knowledge and skills necessary to reach competence in the assessment and management of patients with cardiac emergencies.

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Preparation of the R.N., R.R.T., L.P.N., or P.A. (Licensed to Practice in Texas) for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) certification. In addition to completing this course, students must also successfully complete an EMS internship. Students that meet all the listed requirements are eligible to apply for certification as an Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic.

Course Objectives

A method of instruction providing detailed education, training and work-based experience, and direct patient/client care, generally at a clinical site. Specific detailed learning objectives are developed for each course by the faculty. On-site clinical instruction, supervision, evaluation, and placement are the responsibility of the college faculty. Clinical experiences are unpaid external learning experiences. Course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary.

Course Objectives

Last updated: 03/19/2018