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2017-2018 Online Catalog 
2017-2018 Online Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PMD 110 - Paramedic I

This course will focus on an introduction to NJ EMS operational model. Students will gain knowledge in the roles, responsibilities, and regulations which govern the profession. There will be a review of human structure and function that will relate to specific assessment skills and understanding of treatment modalities. Information will be presented on pharmacology, drug dosage calculation and administration, trauma, airway management and cardiology. Techniques for assessment and clinical decision-making will be demonstrated and practiced. Students will demonstrate proficiency in the skills mandated by the US DOT.
Prerequisites:  ENG 101 , BIO 105 BIOL 105 MAT 113 , and PSY 101 .
Co-requisite: BIO 106  and BIOL 106 .
8 lecture and 9 laboratory hours per week.
11 credit hours.