EPM 2204 - Paramedic I

This class explores the concepts and skills of the EMT- Paramedic necessary for fluid replacement therapy, ALS medications, advanced airway management procedures, ambulance operations, vehicle extrication and special rescue. Included is a discussion of EMS systems, workforce safety and wellness, public health, and career development. Student will explore occupation, history, and leadership skills. Assessment/management: accident scene, growth and development, and airway. Students will also identify medical, legal, and ethical issues. PREREQUISITE: EPM 2200.

IAI Codes - Illinois Articulation Initiative (If applicable)