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Health Careers Education
HL00210
Paramedic Airway Management and Ventilation
24.00
This course integrates a complex understanding of anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology into the assessment to develop and implement a treatment plan with the goal of assuring a patent airway, adequate mechanical ventilation, and respiration for patients of all ages.
Lara Skaggs
405.743.5106
lskag@okcareertech.org

Upon completion of this course, the student will demonstrate:


-Complex knowledge of the anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology of respiration and ventilations.
-Comprehensive knowledge of the assessment of the airway and techniques of assuring a patent airway within the scope of practice of the paramedic.
-Comprehensive knowledge of the assessment and management of adequate and inadequate respirations and ventilation.
-Comprehensive knowledge of the assessment and management of capnography, CPAP, cocormetric devices, etc.





EMT: Paramedic Skill Standards

- Aligns with Oklahoma State Department of Health

EMT Paramedic (NREMT)

EMT: Paramedic - CTTC

http://www.okcareertech.org/testing/Skills_Standards/Health_Career_Cluster.htm

EMT Paramedic - NREMT

http://www.nremt.org/about/about_exams.asp

Career Cluster Resources for Health Sciences

http://www.careerclusters.org/resources/ClusterDocuments/hsdocuments/HSFinal.pdf



EMT: Paramedic - CTTC

http://www.okcareertech.org/testing/Skills_Standards/Health_Career_Cluster.htm

EMT Paramedic - NREMT

http://www.vue.com/nremt/

OSDH & NREMT

American Heart Association

ACLS

PALS

Department of Transportation NABA

OSDH-EMS Protocols
No
Yes
Yes
No
Career Majors That Sequence This Course
Career Cluster Pathway Career Major
Health Science Therapeutic Services Emergency Medical Technician (Advanced & Paramedic)
Health Science Therapeutic Services Paramedic