This course prepares the student to manage human relations challenges; encourages broader views and an awareness of the uniqueness of self and humankind; and explores the finer aspects of communication, listening, assertiveness, and documentation. Topics include confidentiality; legal and ethical behavior; stress management; scene management; the roles and responsibilities of the paramedic; public health; workforce safety and wellness; the impaired provider; research in EMS; the history of EMS; and EMS systems.
School of Nursing and Health Professions
Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
2 hours of hybrid lecture per week