Aug 09, 2022  
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog 
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EMS 242 - Electrocardiography 2

3 Credit(s)

This course is part 2 of a 2-part course within a multi-part program in paramedic education. This course covers the knowledge, skill and behaviors required of a paramedic in electrocardiography. Cognitive and psychomotor domains are measured for competency by a combination of written exams and skill demonstration. The affective domain is measured for competency using published professional standards.  Program graduates are eligible to take the Oregon/National.

Prerequisite: EMS 241  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 the heart anatomy and physiology, conduction, and electrophysiology

2. Analyze, recognize, and determine electrocardiographic rhythms of the heart

3. Identify and form treatment plans based on electrocardiography

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