Patient Assessment Principles

Patient Assessment Principles

Catalog Number:

10531913

Credits:

3.00

Description:

Teaches the paramedic student to integrate scene and patient assessment findings with knowledge of epidemiology and pathophysiology to form a field impression. Uses a structured and organized assessment process that draws on knowledge of anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, life span development, and changes that occur to the human body with time. Using this process students learn to develop a list of differential diagnoses through clinical reasoning and modify the assessment as necessary to formulate a treatment plan for their patients. Prerequisite: Admission to Paramedic Technician program 105311 or EMT-Paramedic program 315311

Requirements:

Prerequisite: Admission to Paramedic Technician 105311 or EMT-Paramedic 315311

Upcoming Schedule:

Fall 2017

08/24/2017 TO 12/20/2017

Spring 2018

01/22/2018 TO 05/16/2018

Summer 2018

06/04/2018 TO 08/03/2018