2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial) 
    
    Jun 19, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook (Unofficial)
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EMS 190B - Emergency Medical Dispatch


Credits: 3
Description
Designed to perform emergency dispatch using the Emergency Priority Dispatch Systems. Students identify the correct chief complaint or incident type, prioritize response assignments, provide life-sustaining support, handle difficult callers and reduce the potential for life-threatening mistakes.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Demonstrate effective critical thinking skills associated with the practices and procedures of an emergency dispatcher.
  2. Discuss and apply integrated systems planning and organizational models as it relates to emergency dispatching systems.
  3. Work in a team atmosphere and function as a team leader when called upon.
  4. Display and apply the aggregated knowledge and practices of the profession.
  5. Demonstrate an understanding of current medical dispatching practices and procedures.
  6. Project a positive and professional demeanor with the public and co-workers under stressful situations.

Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: None
Graded: Letter Grade



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