Sub-Section 3-490-58 - EMS 511 (Paramedicine II) Course

CMH EMS Education Manual


Prerequisites

Successful completion of Sub-Section 3.490.50 - EMS 501 (Paramedicine I) Course.

Credit:

128 contact hours - 8 credit hours

Course Description, Goals, and Objectives:

Refer to overall Paramedic Academy description, goals, and objectives in Sub-Section 3-490-02 - Paramedic Academy Goal

Education Standards:

This course contains the approximately 40% of the paramedic-level content in the National EMS Education Standards. The remaining content can be found in Sub-Section 3-490-50 - EMS 501 (Paramedicine I) Course and Sub-Section 3-490-64 - EMS 521 (Paramedicine III) Course.

Methods of Evaluation:

Refer to Sub-Section 1-560-16 - Student Evaluations and Section 2-520 - Academic Criteria: Grading and Examination Policies.

Competencies Required for Completion:

Course Instructor:

Brice Flynn. Office hours by appointment. Email: brice.flynn@citizensmemorial.com.

Topic Outline/Schedule:

Lecture and Laboratory is on every other Monday from 0830 to 1730 and on every Thursday from 0830 to 1730.

Outline/Schedule Key:


May

Week Day Description Guest Instructor Tests and Exams People Care
1 Mon, May 3, 2021 NFA Q0427 (Applied Research Design for Fire and EMS) assigned
Applied Research Project - Part 1 and Part 2 assigned
Ch 17 - Cardiovascular Emergencies - Part 1
Pharmacology Review (Captopril, Lasix)
ECG Quiz (Level 2 - Jedi)
1 Thu, May 6, 2021 Ch 17 - Cardiovascular Emergencies - Part 2
Pharmacology Review (Dextrose, Glucose)
Ch 17 Test
Pharmacology Quiz (Captopril, Lasix)
ECG Quiz (Level 2 - Jedi)
2 Mon, May 10, 2021 No class - At least one clinical shift needs to be done during weeks 1 and/or 2
2 Thu, May 13, 2021 Introduction to 12-Leads - Part 1
Pharmacology Review (Activated Charcoal, Narcan)
Theron Becker (PHS Clinical Chief) Pharmacology Quiz (Dextrose, Glucose)
ECG Quiz (Level 2 - Jedi)
May: The Eyes and Ears of the ER (p 145-164)
3 Mon, May 17, 2021 AHA - Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - Part 1
3 Thu, May 20, 2021 AHA - Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - Part 2 ACLS Test May: Delivering Babies and a Do-Not-Resuscitate Order (p 165-179)
4 Mon, May 24, 2021 No class - At least one clinical shift needs to be done during weeks 3 and/or 4
4 Thu, May 27, 2021 Introduction to 12-Leads - Part 2
Pharmacology Review (Calcium Chloride, Norepinephrine)
Theron Becker (PHS Clinical Chief) Pharmacology Quiz (Activated Charcoal, Narcan)
ECG Quiz (Level 2 - Jedi)
5 Mon, May 31, 2021 No class - Memorial Day

June

Week Day Description Guest Instructor Tests and Exams Lights and Siren
5 Thu, Jun 3, 2021 Congestive Heart Failure
Pharmacology Review (Ativan, Haldol)
Kyla Inman (Cardiac NP) Pharmacology Quiz (Calcium Chloride, Norepinephrine)
ECG Quiz (Level 3 - Jedi Knight) - Added BBB, axis, and STEMI
June: In Limbo (p 180-202)
6 Mon, Jun 7, 2021 No class - At least one clinical shift needs to be done during weeks 5 and/or 6
6 Thu, Jun 10, 2021 Ch 9 - Pathophysiology
Ch 26 - Infectious Diseases
Pharmacology Review (Glucagon, Thiamine)
Ch 9 Test
Ch 26 Test
Pharmacology Quiz (Ativan, Haldol)
ECG Quiz (Level 3 - Jedi Knight)
July: Field Internship Begins (p 203-216)
7 Mon, Jun 14, 2021 Ch 23 - Endocrine Emergencies
Ch 27 - Toxicology
Ch 28 - Psychiatric Emergencies
Pharmacology Review (Acetaminophen, Ibuprofen)
Joy Murphy (Psychologist) Ch 23 Test
Ch 27 Test
Ch 28 Test
Pharmacology Quiz (Glucagon, Thiamine)
ECG Quiz (Level 3 - Jedi Knight)
7 Thu, Jun 17, 2021 One-on-one academic counseling with each student Mid-Term Exam
Psychomotor Exam

Affective Evaluation
NFA Q0427 (Applied Research Design for Fire and EMS) due by 1700 hours
Applied Research Project - Part 1 due by 1700 hours
8 Mon, Jun 21, 2021 No class - At least one clinical shift needs to be done during weeks 7 and/or 8
8 Thu, Jun 24, 2021 AHA - Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - Part 1 July: Baptism by Fire (p 217-234)
9 Mon, Jun 28, 2021 AHA - Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - Part 2 PALS Test

July

Week Day Description Guest Instructor Tests and Exams Lights and Siren
9 Thu, Jul 1, 2021 Ch 41 - Obstetrics Ch 41 Test
Pharmacology Quiz (Acetaminophen, Ibuprofen)
ECG Quiz (Level 3 - Jedi Knight)
July: All Eyes on Me (p 235-245)
10 Mon, Jul 5, 2021 No class - At least one clinical shift needs to be done during weeks 9 and/or 10
10 Thu, Jul 8, 2021 Ch 42 - Neonatal Care
Pharmacology Review (Reglan, Zofran)
Ch 42 Test
Pharmacology Quiz (random, random)
ECG Quiz (Level 3 - Jedi Knight)
August: A Black Cloud (p 245-257)
11 Mon, Jul 12, 2021 Ch 22 - Gynecologic Emergencies
Pharmacology Review (Benadryl, Epi 1:1,000)
Ch 22 Test
Pharmacology Quiz (Reglan, Zofran)
ECG Quiz (Level 3 - Jedi Knight)
11 Thu, Jul 15, 2021 Ch 21 - Genitourinary and Renal Emergencies
Ch 25 - Immunologic Emergencies
Pharmacology Review (Phenergan)
Ch 21 Test
Ch 25 Test
Pharmacology Quiz (Benadryl, Epi 1:1,000)
ECG Quiz (Level 3 - Jedi Knight)
August: Trial and Initiation (p 258-271)
12 Mon, Jul 19, 2021 No class - At least one clinical shift needs to be done during weeks 11 and/or 12
12 Thu, Jul 22, 2021 Ch 20 - Abdominal and Gastrointestinal Emergencies
Pharmacology Review (Tetracaine, Toradol)
Ch 20 Test
Pharmacology Quiz (Phenergan, random)
ECG Quiz (Level 3 - Jedi Knight)
13 Mon, Jul 26, 2021 Ch 36 - Abdominal and Genitourinary Trauma
Pharmacology Review (Fentanyl, Morphine)
Ch 36 Test
Pharmacology Quiz (Tetracaine, Toradol)
ECG Quiz (Level 3 - Jedi Knight)
13 Thu, Jul 29, 2021 Hazmat Medic Mike Schultz (Hazmat Medic) September: Becoming a Street-Smart Paramedic (p 272-287)

August

Week Day Description Guest Instructor Tests and Exams Lights and Siren
14 Mon, Aug 2, 2021 No class - At least one clinical shift needs to be done during weeks 13 and/or 14
14 Thu, Aug 5, 2021 Ch 33 - Face and Neck Trauma
Ch 38 - Environmental Trauma
Pharmacology Review (Dilaudid, Propofol)
Ch 33 Test
Ch 38 Test
Pharmacology Quiz (Fentanyl, Morphine)
ECG Quiz (Level 3 - Jedi Knight)
September: Radio Reports (p 288-302)
15 Mon, Aug 9, 2021 Ch 32 - Burns
Pharmacology Review (TXA)
Ch 32 Test
Pharmacology Quiz (Dilaudid, Propofol)
ECG Quiz (Level 3 - Jedi Knight)
15 Thu, Aug 12, 2021 Ch 30 - Bleeding
Ch 31 - Soft-Tissue Trauma
Ch 30 Test
Ch 31 Test
Pharmacology Quiz (TXA, random)
ECG Quiz (Level 3 - Jedi Knight)
September: Graduation (p 303-312)
16 Mon, Aug 16, 2021 No class - At least one clinical shift needs to be done during weeks 15 and/or 16
16 Thu, Aug 19, 2021 One-on-one academic counseling with each student Final Exam
Psychomotor Exam

Affective Evaluation
Applied Research Project - Part 2 due by 1700 hours
Afterword (p 313-322)
17 Mon, Aug 23, 2021 No class- Fall break
17 Thu, Aug 26, 2021 No class- Fall break
Refer to Sub-Section 3-490-64 - EMS 521 (Paramedicine III) Course for the next trimester's schedule.

Change Log:

DateLink to
previous
version
Description of change
10/31/20Moved online.
12/22/20pdfMaking changes for the 2021 paramedic class.
12/27/20pdfMore work on schedule for 2021 academy. Still have ARP stuff and ECG quizzes to add.
12/28/20pdfCompleted the update for the 2021 Paramedic Academy
12/29/20pdfAdded links to individual part instructions for ARP.
01/04/21pdfAdded psychomotor exam to the mid-term.
03/23/21pdfMassaged dates in this semester for having to move ACLS.
03/29/21pdfTypo with Acetaminophen and Oxytocin pharm quizzes.

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