Jan 27, 2022  
2018-19 Catalog 
2018-19 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PMED 136 - Paramedic Skill & Scenario Lab I

Applies the concepts to practice and master skills learned in PMED 131 and PMED 133. Utilizes skills and applies them to live simulations allowing students to meet the clinical performance objectives of the Paramedic Psychomotor Competency Portfolio (PPCP) program. Focuses on competency testing and includes physical assessment, medication administration, intravenous (IV) and intraosseous (IO) skills, and advanced airway procedures and maintenance including surgical airways. Utilizes scenarios to emphasize airway management, medication administration, and successful assessment of patients with a variety of medical concerns including an introduction to cardiology. This course includes application of principles and processes discussed in PMED 131. Prerequisite(s): Concurrent enrollment in PMED 131.
(PCS 1.2, 3 credit hours - 1 hour lecture, 4 hours lab)