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Emergency Medical Technology Concentration

 

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Concentration Information

 
This is a suggestived curricular pathway for students who plan to transfer to a senior college or university. Transferability and specific requirements can be determined only by the receiving institution. Students should consult an academic advisor early in their program of study.
 
*This suggested curricular pathway is designed to prepare students ofr entry into an Athletic Training Education Program at a university that is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Atheltic Training Education (CAATE). contact the advisement Center to determine transferability of courses and college or university requirements.
 
 

EMSP 1160. EMT Basic Clinical. (1-0-0-4)

Prerequisite: Must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED within one year of course completion date. Students will not be eligible to be certified by TDSHS until they reach 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED.

Co-requisite: EMSP 1501

A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Upon successful completion of EMSP 1501 and 1160 and Texas Department of State Health Services (TDSHS) requirements, the student will be eligible to take the Basic Emergency Medical Technician certification examination. Lab Fee: $84 (Liability insurance required.) Lab fee includes liability insurance premium, drug screening and scheduling package. Fee is subject to change if insurance premium or other charges change.

EMSP 1261. Paramedic Clinical I. (2-0-0-8)

Prerequisite: PSYC 1300, EMSP 1501 & 1160 with a grade of C or better and current certification or pending certification as an EMT – Basic by TDSHS; or current certification by TDSHS as EMT – Basic and successful completion of advanced placement requirements.

Co-requisite: EMSP l338 & 1356

A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Lab fee: $85  Lab fee includes skills tracker and scheduling package.

EMSP 1338. Introduction to Advanced Practice. (3-3-0-0)

Prerequisite: EMSP 1501 & 1160 with a grade of C or better and current certification or pending certification as an EMT-Basic by TDSHS; or current certification by TDSHS as EMT-Basic and successful completion of advanced placement requirements.

Co-requisite: EMSP 1356 & 1261

Fundamental elements associated with emergency medical services to include preparatory practices pathophysiology, medication administration and related topics.  Lab fee $98. Lab fee includes testing package.

EMSP 1355. Trauma Management.   (3-3-1-0)

Prerequisite: EMSP 1338, 1356 & 1261 with a grade of C or better or current certification as an EMT-Intermediate by TDSHS and successful completion of advance placement requirements.

Co-requisite: EMSP 2444 & 2462

Knowledge and skills in the assessment and management of patients with traumatic injuries. Lab fee.

EMSP 1356. Patient Assessment & Airway Management. (3-2-3-0)

Prerequisite: PSYC 1300, EMSP l50l & 1160 with a grade of C or better and current certification or pending certification as an EMT – Basic by TDSHS; or current certification by TDSHS as EMT – Basic and successful completion of advanced placement requirements.

Co-requisite: EMSP 1338 & 1261

Knowledge and skills required to perform patient assessment, airway management and artificial ventilation. Lab fee.

EMSP 1501. Emergency Medical Technician (5-4-4-0)

Prerequisite: Must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED within one year of course completion date. Students will not be eligible to be certified by TDSHS until they reach 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED.

Co-requisite: EMSP 1160

Preparation for certification as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). Lab fee.

EMSP 2143. Assessment Based Management (1-0-2-0)

Prerequisite: EMSP 1355, 2444 & 2461

Co-requisite: EMSP   2462, 2434 & 2330

A summative experience covering comprehensive, assessment-based patient care management for the paramedic level.  Lab fee: $125 Lab fee includes  National Registry Exam registration fee. 

EMSP 2330. Special Populations (3-3-1-0)

Prerequisite: EMSP 1355, 2444 & 2461

Co-requisite: EMSP 2434 & 2462 & 2143

Knowledge and skills necessary to assess and manage ill or injured patients in diverse populations to include neonatology, pediatrics, geriatrics and other related topics. Lab fee.

EMSP 2434. Medical Emergencies (4-4-0-0)

Prerequisite: EMSP 1355, 2444 & 2461

Co-requisite: EMSP 2143, 2330 & 2462

Knowledge and skills in the assessment and management of patients with medical emergencies, including medical overview, neurology, gastroenterology, immunology, pulmonology, urology, hematology, endocrinology, toxicology and other related topics.

EMSP 2444. Cardiology (4-3-2-0)

Prerequisite: EMSP 1338, 1356 & 1261 with a grade of C or better or current certification as an EMT – Intermediate by TDSHS and successful completion of advance placement requirements.

Co-requisite: EMSP  1355 & 2462

Assessment and management of patients with cardiac emergencies. Includes single and multi-lead ECG interpretation. Lab fee.

EMSP 2461. Paramedic Clinical II (4-0-0-16)

Prerequisite: EMSP 1338, 1356 & 1261 with a grade of C or better or current certification as an EMT – Intermediate by TDSHS and successful completion of advanced placement requirements.

Co-requisite: EMSP 2444 & 1355

A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Liability insurance required. Lab fee $13. (Liability insurance required.) Lab fee includes liability insurance premium fee is subject to change if insurance premium changes.

EMSP 2462. Paramedic Clinical III (4-0-0-16)

Prerequisite: EMSP 2444, 1355 & 2461

Co-requisite: EMSP 2143, 2434 & 2330

A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Liability insurance required.

EMSP 2463. Clinical/RN to Paramedic(4-0-0-16)

A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Liability insurance required. Lab fee $137. Lab fee includes liability insurance premium, drug screening and scheduling & skills tracking package. Fee is subject to change if insurance premium or other charges change.

EMSP 2553. Emergency Medical Services Certification for Health Care Professionals (5-4-2-0)

An equivalency course for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) certification under Texas Administrative Code for EMS Personnel Certification. Lab fee.

 

 

 

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Component Area

Courses

Semester Hours

Communication (010)

Both:

ENGL 1301 AND

ENGL 1302

6

Mathematics (020)

One course from:

MATH 1314, 1324, 1325, 1332, 1342, 2312, 2413

3

Life & Physical Sciences (030)

*Two Courses from:

BIOL 1406, 1407, 1408, 1409, 1411, 1413, 2401, 2402, 2420, 2421, 2404

CHEM 1405, 1406, 1407, 1411, 1412, 2423, 2425

PHYS 1401, 1402, 1415, 1417, 2425, 2426

6

Language, Philosophy,

And Culture (040)

One course from:

ENGL 2322, 2323, 2327, 2328,  2332,  2333

HUMA 1301

PHIL 2306

SPAN 2311, 2312

3

Creative Arts (050)

One course from:

ARTS 1301, 1303, 1304

DRAM 1310, 2366

MUSI 1306, 1307, 1310

3

History (060)

Two courses from:

HIST 1301, HIST 1302, HIST 2301

6

Government (070)

Both:

GOVT 2305 AND GOVT 2306

6

Social & Behavioral Sciences (080)

One course from:

ECON 2301, 2302

PSYC 2301, 2314

SOCI 1301, 1306, 2301

3

Component Area Requirement CAO (090)

Two courses from:

BCIS 1305

BIOL 1406, 1407, 1411, 1413, 2401, 2402, 2420, 2421, 2404

CHEM 1405, 1406, 1407, 1411, 1412, 2423, 2425

EDUC/PSYC 1300

ENGL 2311

MATH 1314,1324, 1325, 1332, 1342, 1350, 1351, 2312, 2413, 2414, 2318, 2320, 2415

PHYS 1401, 1402, 1415, 1417, 2425, 2426

SPCH 1315, 1321

6

Suggested Pathway Electives

Suggested pathway electives  to complete 60 semester hours

18

(2 of the 18 hours will consist of science labs)

*The following science combinations will satisfy the life & physical science requirement

BIOL 1406 and BIOL 1407; BIOL 1408 and BIOL 1409; BIOL 1411 and BIOL 1413; BIOL 1406 with any CHEM or PHYS; BIOL 1407 with any CHEM or PHYS; BIOL 1408 with any CHEM or PHYS; BIOL 1409 with any CHEM or PHYS; BIOL 1411 with any CHEM or PHYS; BIOL 1413 with any CHEM or PHYS; CHEM 1405 and CHEM 1407; CHEM 1406 and CHEM 1407; CHEM 1405 with any BIOL or PHYS; CHEM 1406 with any BIOL or PHYS; CHEM 1407 with any BIOL or PHYS

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