EMS 269 : Pediatric Medical Life Support
This course provides students with theory and simulated case studies in pediatric care. Content areas include recognition of pediatric pre-arrest conditions; shock, basic life support, oxygenation and airway control, newborn resuscitation, essentials in pediatric resuscitation, dysrhythmia recognition and management, vascular access, and use of medications. The course is taught in accordance with national standards and requires specific student competencies. Students successfully completing this course will receive appropriate documentation of course completion.
LPN, RN, EMT-Intermediate, or Paramedic status or program approval