Course: EMS 2284  Paramedic Practicum

Subject: Emergency Medical Sciences

Prerequisites: EMS 2064 Paramedic Care VI, Corequisite: EMS 2274 EMS Leadership

Credits: 4

Description: The Paramedic Practicum is an essential part of the Paramedic Program. The student will successfully complete required supervised hours and competencies in approved clinical and prehospital sites as determined by the OSDH, CAAHEP/CoAEMSP and the program. The purpose of the Paramedic Practicum is to allow the application of learned principles in the delivery of patient care and gain a basic understanding of supervisory roles in EMS. An internship and Medical Director evaluation are an integral part of this course.