EMS-230: Paramedic IV

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Summer 2014
WebAdvisor Title
Paramedic IV
Course Master
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
4 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Introduces pathophysiology of cardiovascular disease and discusses how to recognize and treat the associated dysrhythmias. Covers the following topics in a broad manner: anatomy and physiology (review), general pathophysiology, geriatric considerations, assessment and management of emergencies in the areas of hematology, gastroenterology, toxicology, substance abuse, urology and nephrology, behavioral and psychiatric disorders, and environmental emergencies.

EMS-200, EMS-210, EMS-206, and EMS-290
EMS-220, EMS-216, and EMS-295
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
Office Contact
School of Health & Human Services: 313-845-9877, hhsinfo@hfcc.edu, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-132