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Community Health Paramedicine

 
This award is not eligible for Financial Aid

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Community Health Paramedicine is designed to provide the knowledge, skills and ability to synthesize standard of care and expanded scope of practice with comprehensive assessment, diagnostic technology, patient advocacy, ethical and professional behaviors, to practice patient-centered evidence-based paramedicine in the community setting. This certificate prepares students for a community health paramedic credential.

Details

Details iconImportant information you’ll need when applying for admission:
Field of Interest
Health Sciences
Type
Certificate
Academic Plan
Community Health Paramedicine (CER)
Total Credits Required
8
Notes

This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses required within the program.

What You'll Learn
  • Synthesize Community Paramedicine standard of care and expanded scope of practice to perform comprehensive patient assessment. (PME291)
  • Demonstrate patient advocacy within the Community Paramedicine standard of care and expanded scope of practice. (PME291)
  • Demonstrate ethical and professional behaviors consistent with the Community Paramedicine standard of care and expanded scope of practice. (PME291)
  • Synthesize Community Paramedicine standard of care and expanded scope of practice to perform a differential diagnosis (PME291)
  • Synthesize Community Paramedicine standard of care and expanded scope of practice to manage medical conditions, behavioral health, end of life situations, special needs, and home health care. (PME291)
  • Navigate social service resources and referrals as part of the management plan. (PME291)
  • Utilize types of health information technology. (PME291)
Career Opportunities
Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
Credits:8
PME291Community Health Paramedicine8

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