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RELLIS · Health Sciences · EM. Medical Services - EMSP

Assessment Based Management
EMSP-2143

  • Summer I 2021
  • Section B03 CRN-31273
  • 1 Credits
  • 06/07/2021 to 08/09/2021
  • Modified 04/27/2021

Meeting Times

Contact Information

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

Minimum 80% on final average & on final exam for course completion.

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

Admission to the Paramedic Academy.

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

Evaluation

Criteria

Types of evaluations and related weights
Type Weight Topic Notes
 

This course will consist of at least four major grades.

 

There will be a comprehensive final exam

 

At least 10% of the course grade will come from participation

 

At least 10% from skills testing

Blinn College Policies

All policies, guidelines, and procedures in the Blinn College CatalogBlinn College Board Policies, and the Blinn College Administrative Regulations 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 Blinn Buc 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 Blinn Buc e-mail accounts, whichever first occurs.

Information about the changes Blinn has made to the May Minimester, Summer I, and Summer II semesters: Back with Blinn.

"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.”

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