Course Number   Course Title / Description / MnTC Goals / Prerequisites Credits
EMSP 1520   Patient Assessment and Pharmacology 4  
  This course focuses on patient assessment, the emergency response, and medication administration. Topics include acquiring patient health history, physical examination, communication skills, and medical documentation. This course covers medications commonly used in the pre-hospital setting, how these medications work, and how they are administered. Medication administration skills include working with oral, subcutaneous, intramuscular (IM), intraocular (IO), and intravenous (IV) meds.  
  Minnesota Transfer Goals: 0 0  
  Prerequisite: EMSP1511  

EMSP 1520 is a required course in the following degrees, diplomas, or certificates:
Paramedic AAS Degree (2021-2022)
Paramedic Diploma (2021-2022)