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Special Considerations
SPEC CONSIDER
CLASS CODE: PARA 270 CREDITS:  3
DIVISION: AGRICULTURAL AND LIFE SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT: HEALTH SCIENCE
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

CATALOG DESCRIPTION: Assessment and management of neonate, pediatric, geriatric, special patients, challenged patients, and abused and assaulted patients. Includes: Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider Certification preparation and Critical Care and Acute Interventions in the home care patient.
DESCRIPTION: Assessment and management of neonate, pediatric, geriatric, special patients, challenged patients, and abused and assaulted patients. Includes: Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider Certification preparation and Critical Care and Acute Interventions in the home care patient.
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OBJECTIVES: To train the paramedic student to assess and manage pediatric, geriatric and other special patients and to prepare the student to take the Pediatric Advanced Life Support examination.
REQUIREMENTS: Three lecture hours per week. Two lab hours per week.
PREREQUISITES: PARA 260. Permission Only
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EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2000