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Blinn College • Health Science Center • Health Sciences • EM. Medical Services - EMSP


Assessment Based Management EMSP-2143

  • Summer I 2018
  • Section X01 CRN-30407
  • 1 Credits
  • 06/04/2018 to 08/02/2018
  • Modified 06/25/2018

Meeting Times


Scenario Development, Morning Scenario Rotations

  • Tuesday, 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM, HSC 3541, 2620

Location may change depending on the day's activity

Afternoon Scenarios, Quiz

  • Tuesday, 1:00 PM to 4:45 PM, HSC 2620, 3541

Schedule subject to change depending on classroom needs

Contact Information


Faculty: Mrs. Kimberly R Decker

Office Hours

  • Wednesday, 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM, HSC 3513

If I am not in my office check lab - HSC 2620

Faculty: Mr. Zack Varner

Description


4 laboratory hours per week; 64 total contact hours.  Credit: 1 semester hour.

A summarative experience covering comprehensive, assessment-based patient care management for the paramedic level. Includes specific care when dealing with pediatric, adult, geriatric, and special-needs patients. At the completion of this module, the student will be able to integrate pathophysiological principles and assessment findings to formulate a field impression, and implement a treatment plan for patients with common complaints. 

Requisites

Prerequisite: Student must meet requirements for continued acceptance into the Paramedic program. A student must be college ready in reading, writing, and math according to TSI college-ready standards. Must have completed EMSP 1338, EMSP 1355, EMSP 1356, EMSP 2260, EMSP 2306, EMSP 2434, EMSP 2444, EMSP 2330, and EMSP 2261 with a “B” or better.

Co-Enrollment: EMSP 2362, EMSP 2305

Core Curriculum Statement


This course is not a core curriculum course.

Outcomes


1. Integrate pathophysiological principles and assessment findings to formulate a field impression

2.  Implement a treatment plan at the paramedic level.

Materials


Aehlert, B. Paramedic Practice Today Volume 1 & Volume 2.   Revised 2010 ECC Guidelines

Course Requirements


Paramedic Academy Acceptance

To enroll the student must meet all requirements and be accepted into the Paramedic Academy.

Course Completion

For the student to obtain a course completion, the student must fulfill all Lecture, Lab, and Clinical requirements. These are outlined in the Blinn College EMS Program Student Handbook; this is available on the course website starting the first day of class and thereafter.

Course Completion: Minimum Required Grade

For the student to successfully complete the course, they must finish with an lecture average of 80% or above.

The student must also exceed the designated cut score on the course final exam.

Course Completion: NREMT Certification Exam: Cognitive & Psychomotor

For a student to be eligible to sit for the National Registry certifying exam, they must receive a course completion certificate

AAS in Emergency Medical Services

Successful completion of this course will fulfill the requirements toward the Associates of Applied Science Degree in EMS at Blinn College.

Articulation Agreement

No articulation agreement exists. This program is non-transferable to senior institutions.

Background Check

For students in this course, who may have a criminal background, please be advised that the background could keep you from being licensed by the State of Texas.  If you have a question about your background and licensure, please speak with your faculty member or the department chair. You also have the right to request a criminal history evaluation letter from the applicable licensing agency.

Evaluation


Criteria

Types of evaluations and related weights
Type Weight Topic Notes
Homework 25% Comprehensive

Homework assignments may consist of eCampus assignments, Scenario Development, and others as assigned

Quizzes 25% Comprehensive

Quizzes will consist of in-class assessments, a FISDAP readiness exam, and others as assigned

Daily Work 20%

In-class/Daily work will consist of FISDAP entries, submitting your NREMT application to test, as well as your Blinn Graduation Application. Assignments may be added at instructor discretion. Your lowest grade in this category will be dropped. 

Final Exam, Skills Testing 30 Comprehensive

The Final Exam grades will come from the Comprehensive Final Exam and the final Psychomotor Testing: Oral Station, Cardiology (Static & Dynamic), and Trauma Assessment

Blinn College Policies


All policies, guidelines, and procedures in the Blinn College CatalogBlinn College Board Policies, and the Blinn College Administrative Procedures Manual are applicable to this course.

Specific information on civility, attendance, add/drop, scholastic integrity, students with disabilities, final grade appeal, alternative retailers, campus carry and proctoring arrangements and cost.

Notice of any action taken under these protocol and procedures, by Blinn College or its employees, may be delivered by hand, through the U.S. Postal Service, or electronically to the student’s BlinnBuc e-mail account. Notice shall be deemed received upon actual receipt, on deposit in the U.S. Mail, or upon entering the information processing system used by Blinn College for BlinnBuc e-mail accounts, whichever first occurs.

Course Policies


EMS Program Policies

See Blinn College EMS Program Student Handbook - available on the course website on the first day of class and thereafter

Background Check

For students in this course, who may have a criminal background, please be advised that the background could keep you from being licensed by the State of Texas.  If you have a question about your background and licensure, please speak with your faculty member or the department chair. You also have the right to request a criminal history evaluation letter from the applicable licensing agency.

Schedule


Course calendar and related activities
When Topic Notes
HSC 3541  
Blinn College EMS - Paramedic 2017-18
EMSP 2143 Semester III: Summer 2018
Date Time Course Lab-Assessment Based Management Hours
Tuesday, June 05, 2018 0830-1230 2143 Scenario Lab 4
1330-1645     3.25
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 0830-1230 2143 Scenario Lab 4
1330-1645     3.25
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 0830-1230 2143 Scenario Lab 4
1330-1645     3.25
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 0830-1225 2143 Scenario Lab 4
1335-1645     3.25
Tuesday, July 03, 2018 0830-1200 2143 Scenario Lab 3.5
1300-1645     3.75
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 0830-1200 2143 Scenario Lab 3.5
1300-1645     3.75
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 0830-1200 2143 Scenario Lab 3.5
1300-1645     3.75
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 0830-1200 2143 Scenario Lab 3.5
1300-1645     3.75
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 0830-1200 2143 Skills Testing 3.5
1300-1645   3.75
Thursday, August 02, 2018 0830-1430 2143 Final Exam, Exit Interviews 6
Saturday, August 04, 2018     Pinning Ceremony - 1800-2000  
      Total Hours  71.25