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Special Needs Patients
|Course||Course Title||Class||Lab/ Shop||Clinical/ Co-op||Credit|
|EMS 240||Special Needs Patients||1||2||0||2|
|Prerequisites: EMS 120 and (EMS 121 or EMS 122) and EMS 130 and EMS 131|
|Effective Term: Fall 2002|
This course includes concepts of crisis intervention and techniques of dealing with special needs patients and is required for paramedic certification. Topics include behavioral emergencies, abuse, assault, challenged patients, personal well-being, home care, and psychotherapeutic pharmacology. Upon completion, students should be able to recognize and manage frequently encountered special needs patients.
- : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
- : Local Requirement
- : Instructional Service Agreement
- : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)
- : Global Distinction
- : Requisite(s)
This Course can be found in these Programs of Study
- Emergency Medical Science - Associate in Applied Science (Day)