EMSP 1338 - INTRODUCTION TO ADVANCED PRACTICE

Lab fees apply

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of a paramedic within the EMS system
  • Apply the basic concepts of development, pathophysiology and pharmacology to assessment and management of emergency patients
  • Properly administer medications
  • Communicate effectively with patients
  • Understand the medical, legal, and ethical issues relating to EMS practice as well as the issues impacting the well being of the paramedic

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture hours: 32.0
Lab hours: 32.0