EMS 170 Paramedic Advanced Practice: II (4.25 CR)

(FORMERLY EMS 225 WITH EMS 171, EMS 172, AND EMS 173)

This course is designed to prepare the student for licensure as a paramedic in the state of Michigan. The course involves medical procedures and use of equipment as prescribed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, the Michigan Department of Community Health, and Jackson County Medical Control Authority. Topics include: advanced life support in gynecological emergencies, behavioral emergency management, gastrointestinal emergencies, lab test analysis, and other medical emergencies.

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Prerequisites: EMS 160, EMS 161, EMS 162, EMS 163, EMS 164, and EMS 166.

Corequisites: EMS 171, EMS 172, EMS 173, EMS 174, EMS 176.