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Health Careers Education
HL00147
Paramedic Preceptorship and Leadership
280.00
Paramedic preceptorship provides students with patient contact experience in the hospital, ambulance, outpatient clinic, operating room, emergency department, critical care, labor and delivery, psychiatric care, dialysis, neonatology and pediatrics units. Students will also demonstrate leadership skills within an EMS team in a variety of pre-hospital emergency situations.
Lara Skaggs
405.743.5106
lskag@okcareertech.org

PSYCHOMOTOR SKILLS
-The student must demonstrate the ability to safely administer parenteral medications.





-The student should safely, and while performing all steps of each procedure, properly administer medications, in a variety of routes at least 15 times to live patients.




2. The student must demonstrate the ability to safely perform endotracheal intubation.




-The student should safely, and while performing all steps of each procedure, successfully intubate at least 5 live patients.





3. The student must demonstrate the ability to safely gain venous access in all age group patients.



-The student should safely, and while performing all steps of each procedure, successfully access the venous circulation at least 25 times on live patients of various age groups.





4. The student must demonstrate the ability to effectively ventilate unintubated patients of all age groups.




-The student should effectively, and while performing all steps of each procedure, ventilate at least 5 live patients of various age groups.





AGES
1. The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment on pediatric patients.




-The student should perform a comprehensive patient assessment on at least 30 (including newborns, infants, toddlers, and school age) pediatric patients.





2. The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a compressive assessment on adult patients.




-The student should perform a comprehensive patient assessment on at least 50 adult patients (ages 19-64).





3. The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment on geriatric patients.




-The student should perform a comprehensive patient assessment on at least 30 geriatric patients(65 years and older).





PATHOLOGIES
1. The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment on obstetric patients.




-The student should perform a comprehensive patient assessment on at least 10 obstetric patients.





2. The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment on trauma patients.




-The student should perform a comprehensive patient assessment on at least 40 trauma patients.





3. The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment on psychiatric patients.




-The student should perform a comprehensive patient assessment on at least 20 psychiatric patients.





COMPLAINTS
1. The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment and to formulate and implement a treatment plan for patients with chest pain.




-The student should perform a comprehensive patient assessment and formulate and implement a treatment plan on at least 30 patients with chest pain.





2. The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment and to formulate and implement a treatment plan for patients with dyspnea/respiratory distress.




-The student should perform a comprehensive patient assessment and formulate and implement a treatment plan on at least 20 adult patients with dyspnea/respiratory distress.



-The student should perform a comprehensive patient assessment and formulate and implement a treatment plan on at least 8 pediatric patients (including infants, toddlers, and school age) with dyspnea/respiratory distress.



3. The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment and to formulate and implement a treatment plan for patients with syncope.




-The student should perform a comprehensive patient assessment and formulate and implement a treatment plan on at least 10 patients with syncope.





5. The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment and to formulate and implement a treatment plan for patients with abdominal complaints.




-The student should perform a comprehensive patient assessment and formulate and implement a treatment plan on at least 20 patients with abdominal complaints (for example: abdominal pain, nausea/vomiting, GI bleeding, gynecological complaint, etc.).





6. The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment and to formulate and implement a treatment plan for patients with altered mental status.




-The student should perform a comprehensive patient assessment and formulate and implement a treatment plan on at least 20 patients with altered mental status.





7. The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment and to formulate and implement a treatment plan for patients receiving dialysis.




-The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment and to formulate and implement a treatment plan on at least 2 dialysis patients. (It is the intent for the student to attend a patient from the beginning to the end of the dialysis treatment).





8. The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment and to formulate and implement a treatment plan for patients suffering from burn injuries.




-The student must demonstrate the ability to perform a comprehensive assessment and formulate and implement a treatment plan for at least 2 patients suffering from burn injuries.





TEAM LEADER SKILLS
1. The student must demonstrate the ability to serve as a team leader in variety of pre-hospital emergency situations.




-The student should serve as the team leader for at least 25 pre-hospital emergency responses.




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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