2019-2020 Catalog 
    
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2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EMSP 2160 - Clinical - Paramedic III


Credit Hours: 1
Contact Hours - External: 6
A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Requires LSC liability insurance.
Prerequisite: EMSP 1162 ; ENGL 0304  or ESOL 0364  and ENGL 0306  or ESOL 0374  or ENGL 0302   Corequisite: EMSP 2330  and EMSP 2434  
Student Learning Outcomes
1 - Apply the theory/concepts/skills involving specialized materials/equipment/procedures/regulations/laws/interactions within & among political/economic/environmental/social/legal systems associated with the occupation & the business/industry. 2 - Demonstrate legal and ethical behavior, safety practices, interpersonal and teamwork skills, communicating in the applicable language of the occupation and the business or industry. 3 - The student must demonstrate the ability to safely administer medications. 4 - The student must demonstrate the ability to safely perform endotracheal intubation. 5 - The student must demonstrate the ability to safely gain venous access in all age group patients. 6 - The student must demonstrate the ability to effectively ventilate unintubated patients of all ages. 7 - The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment on pediatric patients. 8 - The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment on adult patients. 9 - The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment on geriatric patients. 10 - The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment on obstetric patients. 11 - The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment on trauma patients. 12 - The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment on psychiatric patients. 13 - The student must be able to demonstrate the ability to Perform a comprehensive assessment, formulate and implement a treatment plan for patients with chest pain. 14 - The student must be able to demonstrate the ability to Perform a comprehensive assessment, formulate and implement a treatment plan for patients with dyspnea/respiratory distress. 15 - The student must be able to demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment, formulate and implement a treatment plan for patients with syncope. 16 - The student must be able to demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment, formulate and implement a treatment plan for patients with abdominal complaints. 17 - The student must be able to demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment, formulate and implement a treatment plan for patients with altered mental states. 18 - The student must demonstrate the ability to serve as team leader in a variety of prehospital emergency situations.