Description
EMS Fundamentals
This course provides the paramedic student with comprehensive knowledge of EMS systems, safety, well-being, legal issues, and ethical issues, with the intended outcome of improving the health of EMS personnel, patients, and the community. The students will obtain fundamental knowledge of public health principles and epidemiology as related to public health emergencies, health promotion, and illness/injury prevention. Introducing students to comprehensive anatomical and medical terminology and abbreviations will foster the development of effective written and oral communications with colleagues and other health care professionals. Co-requisites are required with this course and are specific to the Paramedic daytime or evening track.
Details
Grading Basis
Official
Units
2
Offering
Course
EMS 10531911
Academic Group
Associate Degree
Academic Organization
Emergency Medical Services