2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial) 
    Jun 19, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial)
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EMS 176B - Pediatrics for Paramedics

Credits: 4
Instructs in a comprehensive approach to the pediatric patient from birth to adolescence. Course will include AHA-Pediatric Advanced Life Support Curriculum (PALS).

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Discuss and apply current American Heart Association standards for advanced pediatric care.
  2. Discuss and apply current therapeutic modalities as they apply to pediatric patients.
  3. Recognize and appropriately treat pediatric patients according to AHA PALS standards.
  4. Discuss and apply the appropriate approach to the pediatric contrasted to adult patient needs.
  5. Work in a team atmosphere and function as a team leader when called upon.
  6. Project a positive attitude and demeanor while in the classroom and laboratory setting.

Prerequisite: EMS 125B  and EMS 165B  and EMS 168B  all with a grade of C or higher
Corequisite: None
Graded: Letter Grade

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