EMS Bridging Course

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
EMS
280
2
2
0
3
Prerequisite:

Enrollment in EMS  Bridge program

Corequisite:

None

This course is designed to bridge the knowledge gained in a continuing education paramedic program with the knowledge gained in an EMS curriculum program. Emphasis is placed on patient assessment, advanced electrocardiography utilizing the twelve-lead ECG, advanced pharmacology, the appropriate intervention and treatment of multi-system injuries/disorders, ethics, and NC laws and rules. Upon completion, students should be able to perform advanced patient assessment and practice skills.