May 16, 2022  
2021-2022 General Catalog Archived 
    
2021-2022 General Catalog Archived [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EMS-240 Patients With Special Challenges

This course includes concepts of crisis intervention and techniques of interacting with patients with special challenges and is required for paramedic certification. Topics include appropriate intervention and interaction for neglected, abused, terminally ill, chronically ill, technology assisted, bariatric, physically challenged, mentally challenged, or assaulted patients as well as behavioral emergencies. Upon completion, students should be able to recognize and manage the care of patients with special challenges. Semester Offered: Fall
Class Hours: 1.00 Lab Hours: 2.00
Credit Hours: 2.00
Requisites:
  • Take All: EMS 122  and EMS 130  (Required, Previous);
  • Take EMS 231 ; (Required, Previous or Concurrent);



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