2020-2021 Catalog 
    Sep 23, 2023  
2020-2021 Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

Paramedicine - AAS

The Associate of Applied Science in Paramedicine prepares students to work as paramedics in emergency care, stabilization and immobilization of victims.

Credit Hours Required: 62

Note: There are special admission requirements for the Paramedicine Degree Program. Call 928.717.7926 for details.

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Paramedicine AAS Suggested Course Sequence  

AAS General Education Requirements (19 credits)

Note: 1 Select from two different prefixes


Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Paramedicine Degree program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Explain the human anatomy and function of the cells in systemic organs. (EMS 261)
  2. Identify the roles, responsibilities, medical, legal and ethical issues that impact decisions within an EMS system. (EMS 261)
  3. Perform patient assessments, analyzing medical history, physical exam and/or mechanisms of injury to formulate a patient treatment plan. (EMS 261, EMS 262, EMS 263, EMS 264)
  4. Describe standards and guidelines that help ensure safe and effective ground and air medical care and transport for all types of incidents. (EMS 261)
  5. Perform all aspects of patient care procedures including communication documentation, administration of medications and readiness of equipment and personnel. (EMS 261, EMS 262, EMS 263, EMS 264)