EMS 1513 PRACTICUM I

This course will introduce the paramedic students to clinical rotations in the hospital setting. Students will perform 12 lead ECG monitoring, patient assessments to include a history and vital signs and medication administration with preceptor supervision. In addition, each student must successfully perform 5 live intubations in a surgical setting with direct supervision of a nurse anesthetist (CRNA) or anesthesiologist (MD or DO).