PAMD120L: Paramedic II

Class Program
Credits 11 Lab Hours 4 Class Hours 5
A comprehensive course that builds on Paramedic I and includes the theory, knowledge, and skills necessary to assess and manage medical, cardiac, and traumatic conditions in obstetric, pediatric, adult, geriatric, special population patients and patients at risk. Case-based approaches will be employed to develop critical thinking, scene management, and problem solving. Students will be introduced to the clinical environment via an orientation that includes mandatory in-service trainings, and procedure and Advanced Emergency Medical Technician skill totaling 90 hours. Skills will be demonstrated in a laboratory environment using case management scenarios and clinical experiences will provide a student an opportunity to apply concepts and skills.