EMS 242 : Paramedic Patient Assessment
This course provides the knowledge and skills needed to perform a comprehensive patient assessment, make initial management decisions, and to communicate assessment findings and patient care verbally and in writing. Content areas include: airway management, history taking, and techniques of the physical examination, patient assessment, clinical decision making, communications, documentation and assessment based management.
Theory Contact Hours: 2
Skills Laboratory/Clinical Practice Contact Hours: 2
EMS 189 or BIO 201
EMS 240, EMS 241, EMS 243 and EMS 244
Program: Emergency Medical Services