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Semaine
1
3 heures pour terminer

Introduction to Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

In this module, you will learn about the nuts and bolts of the emergency medical services system. We will cover some brief history of EMS, as well as breakdown the different components of the system. There will be discussion about some of the medical and legal issues that are persistent in the practice of prehospital medicine. We will also address workplace safety and provider wellness, because you cannot take care of other people unless you are learning to take care of yourself!...
8 vidéos (Total 57 min), 6 lectures, 2 quiz
8 vidéos
EMT Foundation2 min
History and Regulatory Bodies8 min
What Does It Mean To Be An EMT?9 min
This Can Be A Hard Job Emotionally9 min
Medical and Legal Issues - Part 14 min
Medical and Legal Issues - Part 210 min
HIPAA/EMTALA and Job Errors6 min
6 lectures
About Us: Become an EMT Specialization Team at Denver Health Paramedics5 min
Course Information10 min
History and Regulatory Bodies20 min
What Does It Mean To Be An EMT?30 min
This Can Be A Hard Job Emotionally20 min
Medical and Legal Issues20 min
2 exercices pour s'entraîner
Course Disclaimer2 min
Introduction to EMT Assessment30 min
Semaine
2
3 heures pour terminer

Basic Human Anatomy

In this module, we will learn a new language. This module will cover basic medical terminology and some tips and tricks for “talking the talk.” This is also where we will cover the basics of anatomy of the human body! We will teach you the basics of human anatomy of the musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, pulmonary, abdominal, neurologic and endocrine system....
11 vidéos (Total 59 min), 2 lectures, 1 quiz
11 vidéos
Medical Terminology - Part 16 min
Medical Terminology - Part 26 min
Head and Torso5 min
Extremities5 min
Muscular Systems6 min
Nervous and Endocrine Systems6 min
Respiratory Systems5 min
Cardiovascular Systems5 min
Gastrointestinal and Renal Systems6 min
Reproductive Systems and Skin1 min
2 lectures
Reproductive Systems and Skins
Anatomy Terms30 min
1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Basic Human Anatomy Assessment30 min
Semaine
3
2 heures pour terminer

Communication With A Healthcare Provider

Essential to emergency medical services is communication. This module will discuss the various parts of the job that require communication and the different strategies to employ clear and concise communication. You will learn about the SBAR method of hand off reports, learn how to successfully communicate with patients, and we will cover some pearls and pitfalls to communicating within the EMS system....
10 vidéos (Total 35 min), 3 lectures, 1 quiz
10 vidéos
EMS System2 min
Guidelines for Communication3 min
Communicating With Other Health Care Professionals5 min
Communicating With Your Patient4 min
Pearls and Pitfalls of Communication2 min
Biophone Call - Part 14 min
Biophone Call - Part 23 min
Biophone Call - Part 31 min
Patient Handoff Report5 min
3 lectures
Pearls and Pitfalls of Communication20 min
Biophone Call40 min
Patient Hand off Report10 min
1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Communication With A Healthcare Provider Assessment30 min
Semaine
4
2 heures pour terminer

Vital Signs and History Taking

Here we will cover vital signs, and learn about why they are vital! We will be teaching you how to take a blood pressure, respiratory rate, pulse, and assess a patient’s skin. We will also learn about taking a history during a patient encounter, and learn some standard approaches to this including the OPQRST and AMPLE templates of history taking....
10 vidéos (Total 52 min), 5 lectures, 1 quiz
10 vidéos
Vital Signs4 min
Blood Pressure6 min
Pulse5 min
Respiratory Rate7 min
Skin and Pupils4 min
History Taking - Part 15 min
History Taking - Part 27 min
Pulse3 min
Blood Pressure7 min
5 lectures
Adult Normal Vital Signs10 min
Vital Signs15 min
Respiratory Rate15 min
Skin and Pupils5 min
History Taking10 min
1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Vital Signs and History Taking Assessment30 min
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Meilleurs avis

par CBMar 4th 2019

In no way do I find learning more addictive than this. I intend to complete all 6 course available here. While not you!!!

par BRMar 15th 2019

This a great course, it explains the skills in large details and the legal knowledge was highly pointed out.

Enseignants

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Angela Wright, MD

EMS Fellow
Emergency Department
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Whitney Barrett, MD

Assistant Professor
Emergency Medicine
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Arthur Pliaconis

Paramedic
Denver Health Paramedic Division
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Kathrine Lopez

Paramedic
Denver Health Paramedic Division

À propos de University of Colorado System

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À propos de la Spécialisation Become an EMT

Health care is an exciting and ever growing profession that can take you many different directions. You can apply the fundamentals you learn here about emergent patient care, stabilization, and disease processes toward becoming an EMT or further health care pursuits. In this specialization you will learn to care for stable and unstable patients before they get to a hospital, how to identify time sensitive diseases, and medical and traumatic conditions that affect both adults and pediatric patients. Course 1 ensures you can assess a scene and prepare to provide care, understand the framework for patient assessment, history of emergency medical services, and the personal requirements to be an EMT. Course 2 addresses airway, breathing and circulation, medications and medication administration that EMTs are allowed to provide, and how to identify a patient having a stroke or diabetic emergency. Course 3 covers skills related to high performance CPR or cardiopulmonary resuscitation, toxicology, and wilderness emergency medicine. Course 4 will offer skills for trauma emergencies and Course 5 focuses pregnancy, infants and pediatrics. Essential skills are demonstrated throughout the specialization. Finally, apply the course materials to real patient scenarios in the Capstone to help prepare you for national registry testing....
Become an EMT

Foire Aux Questions

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