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Emergency Medical Technician-Basic (EMT-B) Prg

Course Number: HO 130
Credits: 10
Hours per Quarter: 150

Lecture Hours:50    Lab Hours:90    Clinical Hours: 10


Description
Instruction in delivering proper emergency care to the sick and injured in a pre-hospital setting. The overall goals are to save lives, reduce complications, and combine effective interpersonal communication with medical knowledge and skills for every patient. The course follows the DOT EMT-B curriculum with the addition of Washington State objectives as required by the Washington State Department of Health, Division of Emergency Medical and Trauma Services. Upon completion of this course, the student who is affiliated with an EMS agency is eligible to take the state EMT-B certification exam. Students completing this course may also participate in the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) EMT-B examination. Prerequisite: Acceptance to the EMT-B Program.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes
A. Demonstrate proficiency in delivering proper emergency care.
B. Identify and apply objective goals of the course.
C. Understand medical terminology.
D. Demonstrate medical knowledge and skills.
E. Develop effective communication and interpersonal skills.
F. Provide care within scope of practice.


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
HO 130
Fall 2004
1190
Tad Cowell


Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini
X
 
X
 
 
X
 
X
 
 

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)