EMS 152 Advanced EMT Completion

Continues the Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services Advanced, Intermediate and/or Paramedic curricula. Includes patient assessment, differential diagnosis and management of multiple complaints. Includes, but are not limited to conditions relating to diabetic, neurological, abdominal pain, environmental, behavioral, gynecology, and toxicological disease conditions. Also includes Advanced EMT level cardiac, trauma and special population topics. Prerequisite: EMT certification. Lecture 1 hour per week. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 3 hours per week. Generally offered fall.