EMS-815
Pediatric Advanced Life Support
1 Credit Hours
This course is designed to provide the student with the knowledge and skills necessary to care for newborn and pediatric patients in emergency medical situations. Treatment protocols will be based on the current American Heart Association guidelines. Completion of a cardiac dysrhythmias course is highly recommended. If a cardiac dysrhythmias course has not been taken students must seek approval from the EMS Coordinator prior to taking this course. This course is offered pass/fail. Prerequisites - PS or EMT-P certification, RN licensure, Respiratory Therapist or completion of NSC Paramedic 3 (EMS 762)