Nov 27, 2021  
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog 
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog
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EMS 280P2 - Co-op Ed: Paramedic Internship P2

5 to 12 Credit(s)

Second term of a two-term course. A continuation of EMS 280. Designed for students to complete required hours on an advance life support ambulance that responds to 911 emergencies. Students will manage a variety of ambulance calls while being shadowed by their paramedic preceptor. The student completes the course when all requirements have been met, including consistent competency in providing paramedic-level care within the 911 EMS system.

Prerequisite: EMS 280P1  with grade of C- or better; P/NP not accepted. Must be enrolled in one of the following Majors: Paramedicine
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the successful student will be able to:

1. Understand and demonstrate professional appearance

2. Understand the importance of accepting constructive feedback 

3. Understand and demonstrate proper attitude toward EMS work

4. Demonstrate knowledge of agency policies and procedures 

5. Demonstrate knowledge of State/County EMS rules and regulations, CME requirements

6. Demonstrate knowledge of basic life support protocols

7. Demonstrate knowledge of advanced life support protocols

8. Demonstrate proper equipment use

9. Demonstrate proper response to calls

10. Demonstrate accuracy & completeness in routine forms

11. Demonstrate proper EMS run report writing: organization & completeness

12. Demonstrate proper EMS run reports: grammar, spelling, legibility

13. Demonstrate proper EMS run reports: completed in timely manner

14. Demonstrate proper HEAR system reports

15. Demonstrate proper scene management: normal conditions

16. Demonstrate proper scene management: stressful conditions

17. Obtain appropriate patient history

18. Perform complete physical examinations

19. Demonstrate the ability to determine a differential diagnosis appropriate to history & physical exam

20. Demonstrate problem solving and decision making

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