Nov 24, 2020
EMS 106 - Emergency Medical Care II
Class: 2 Lab: 6 Credits: 4
This course is a study of medical emergencies, operations, pediatrics and other special populations as it relates to the provision of pre-hospital emergency medical care to critically ill and injured patients.
Prerequisite(s): Take EMS 105 with a minimum grade of “C”.
- Medical overview
- Abdominal and gastrointestinal disorders
- Infectious diseases
- Endocrine disorders
- Genitourinary/renal disorders
- Non-traumatic musculoskeletal disorders
- Diseases of the eyes, ears, nose and throat
- Neonatal care
- Patients with special challenges
- Principles of safely operating a ground ambulance
- Incident management
- Multiple casualty incidents
- Air medical
- Vehicle extrication
- Hazardous materials awareness
- Mass casualty incidents due to terrorism and disaster
Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn Web site www.sccsc.edu/bookstore
- Pocket mask with one-way valve and oxygen port
An overall grade of C or higher is required for transferability.
A 90 - 100
B 80 - 89
C 70 - 79
D 60 - 69
F 0 - 59
Student Learning Outcomes:
- Provide basic emergency care and transportation based on assessment findings for an acutely ill patient.
- Apply knowledge of growth, development, and aging and assessment findings to provide basic emergency care and transportation for a patient with special needs.
- Integrate knowledge of operational roles and responsibilities to ensure safe patient, public, and personnel safety.
- Demonstrate acceptable entry-level ET clinical behaviors and judgment in the field when providing prehospital care during an emergency.
- Integrate attributes of professional behavior including, but not limited to, integrity, empathy, self-motivation, appearance/personal hygiene, self-confidence, communications, time management, teamwork/ diplomacy, respect, patient advocacy, and careful delivery of service into all aspects of patient care.
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- Required materials for all online courses
- Mandatory Attendance Requirement
- Proctored Exams
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- Academic Integrity
- Academic Misconduct
- Add/Drop period
- Appeals Process
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- Classroom Behavior (traditional and online)
- Classroom Conduct/Expectations
- Lab Procedures (general SCC policy regarding this)
- Online Confidentiality
- Services For Students with Disabilities
- Withdrawal Policy
Official Course Syllabus