Jun 02, 2020  
2019-2020 Student Handbook and Undergraduate Catalog 
  
2019-2020 Student Handbook and Undergraduate Catalog
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EMER 1019 - EMT - Advanced

Credit Hours: 9 Lecture Hours: 7 Lab Hours: 4 SWE: 4
Prerequisite(s): READ 1213  with a “C” or better or test score exemption and EMER 1009  with a “C” or better
Emergency Medical Technology Advanced is an introductory survey of advanced emergency medical services including medical legal/ethical aspects, patient assessment, care of wounds and fractures, airway maintenance, patient transportation, medical and environmental emergency childbirth, intravenous access, drug administration, advanced treatment of medical and trauma patients and extrication. The program prepares graduates for employment with ambulance services and in acute emergency facilities. Graduates are eligible to apply to take the examination for state and national certification as AEMT. Random drug screening may be utilized at any time during the course of the program at the student’s expense. Offered in the fall and spring only.



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