Jul 21, 2019
CIP CODE: 51.0904
Successful completion of the Certificate in EMT/Paramedic Program prepares graduates for admission to the New York State Health Department examinations for certification as a Paramedic. The paramedic certification course sequence includes classroom, hands-on skill development, hospital clinical experience, and field internships. The Certificate includes courses required for admission to the New York State Depertment of Health Paramedic certification exams.
- Synthesize patho-physiological and psychosocial principles to adapt the assessment and treatment plan for medical emergencies, trauma emergencies and diverse patients.
- Describe various medical devices that might be encountered while caring for medical emergencies, trauma emergencies and other diverse patients and explain how to trouble shoot common devices.
- Synthesize patho-physiological principles with basic and advanced assessment findings to articulate a field impression, and subsequently develop and implement treatment plans.
- Describe and be able to implement the principles of rescue operations to safely rescue a patient.
Paramedic Program Administrator and Student Advisor
Office: Business Building, Room 002
Telephone: 607 778-5542
Kerry Weber, Chairperson
Office: Business Building, Room 106
Telephone: 607 778-5008
Office: Business Building, Room 233
Telephone: 607 778-5139
Spring Semester 6 Credits
Spring Semester 8 Credits
Summer Semester 3 Credits