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EMST1000 – Introduction to Emergency Medical System pdf

Credits: 1 (1/0/0)
Description: In this course, students explore the history and current trends of the emergency medical system (EMS). Student will learn the professional roles and responsibilities of the EMS team, implement primary injury prevention activities to reduce death, disability and health care costs, and examine ethical and legal issues affecting the EMS.
Prerequisites: (None)
Corequisites: (None)
Competencies:
  1. Describe the history of the emergency medical system.
  2. Examine current trends in emergency medical system.
  3. Differentiate professional roles and responsibilities within the emergency medical system.
  4. Explain primary injury prevention and how it contrubutes to a reduction in health care costs, disability and death.
  5. Articulate legal and ethical issues in emergency medical decision making.
MnTC goal areas: (N/A)

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