Paramedic

Program Overview

Paramedics are advanced providers of emergency medical care and are highly educated in topics such as anatomy and physiology, cardiology, medications, and medical procedures. They build on their Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) education and learn more skills such as administering medications, starting intravenous lines, providing advanced airway management for patients, and learning to resuscitate and support patients with significant problems such as heart attacks and traumas. Clinical training for this program will be held at a variety of healthcare facilities. Upon completion of the training, students will be eligible to sit for the National Registry Examination at the Paramedic level and become licensed* in the State of Oklahoma.

If accepted, Paramedic Orientation will be October 1, 2019, with classes to follow.

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Paramedic Program Minimum Expectations:

The goal of Tri County Tech’s Paramedic Program is to prepare competent entry-level advanced life-support prehospital providers as Paramedics in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills) and affective (behavior) learning domains including leadership and research with or without exit points at the Advanced Emergency Medical Technician and/or Emergency Medical Technician, and/or Emergency Medical Responder levels.

Schedule

DATES DAYS TIME
10.03.2019 – 12.22.2020 Tuesday, Thursday, 6:00pm – 10:00pm
& Saturday 8:00am – 5:00pm
1081 Total Hours Cost: $4,000.00 Student Resources

Prerequisites

Paramedic Anatomy & Physiology:


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120 Hours | Cost: $500

Students may substitute Anatomy & Physiology transcripted with a “C” or better from a college or university within the last 5 years.

Paramedic Anatomy & Physiology is a prerequisite‡ for the Paramedic Program. This course is designed to guide students through the systems of the human body and develop a basic understanding of the native language of the health profession. Students will study the microscopic and macroscopic anatomy along with the functions and processes of the structures of the human body (physiology). Topics include body organization, homeostasis, cytology, histology & the integumentary skeletal, muscular, nervous systems and special senses.

Emergency Medical Technician | EMT:


September 30, 2019 – June 10, 2020
248 Hours | Cost: $1,299.00

Incidents, as varied as automobile accidents, heart attacks, drownings, childbirth, and gunshot wounds all, require immediate medical attention. EMTs and paramedics provide this vital attention as they care for and transport the sick or injured to a medical facility. Clinical training through Bartlesville Ambulance and Jane Phillips Medical Center Emergency Room is included in the course. Upon completion of the training, students are expected to complete the state EMT Certification Test.

*Accreditation Pending. The Tri County Tech Paramedic program has been issued a Letter of Review by the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Service Professions (CoAEMSP Executive Office). This letter is NOT a CAAHEP accreditation status, it is a status signifying that a program seeking initial accreditation has demonstrated sufficient compliance with the accreditation standards through the Letter of Review Self Study Report (LSSR) and other documentation. Letter of Review is recognized by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) for eligibility to take the NREMT’s Paramedic credentialing examinations(s). However, it is NOT a guarantee of eventual accreditation. To contact CoAEMSP Executive Office: 8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312 | Rowlett, TX 75088 | 214-703-8445 | www.coaemsp.org

Career Opportunities

Private Ambulance Services Fire Departments Police Departments
Emergency 911 Services Hospitals & Clinics

Areas of Study Include

Medical Terminology Pathophysiology Life Span Development
Public Health Pharmacology Airway Management
Assessment Medicine Shock & Resuscitation
Trauma Special Patient Populations EMS Operations
Clinical Behavior Clinical Judgment

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