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EMS 200 Basic EMT Refresher
Credit Hours:  2
Effective Term: Fall 2017
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 2 Lectures
Times for Credit: 2
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F

Description: EMT Refresher incorporates the standards as adopted by the State of Arizona, DHS-BEMS Division and the US Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Prepares students for State recertification and NREMT reregistration process. May be taken two times for credit. Prerequisites: Current Basic EMT and CPR certifications.

Prerequisites: Current Basic EMT and CPR certifications

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Analysis Level) Examine the use of physician medical direction to select appropriate care facilities for patients.
2. (Evaluation Level) Assess scene safety and the need for additional resources.
3. (Evaluation Level) Assess mechanism of injury and/or nature of illness.
4. (Application Level) Collect a history, compile and provide initial patient assessment and care based on findings.
5. (Synthesis Level) Demonstrate a rapid trauma assessment and plan care based on the assessment of a medical and trauma patient.
6. (Application) Utilize a basic airway adjunct to ventilate a patient with a bag valve mask.
7. (Comprehend) Understand the importance of CO2 monitoring.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
Meet or exceed current USDOT NHTSA Rules and Regulations.

Meets or exceeds the National Registry of Emergency Technicians and the State of Arizona DHS-EMS Division Rules and Regulations for Emergency Medical Technicians.