EMS COMMUNICATIONS & IT

FST3046 - EMS COMMUNICATIONS & IT

3 credit hours

Graduates will be able to apply and demonstrate the principles of EMS Communication requirements and constraints following an open-ended decision process involving tradeoffs and completing a synthesis and evaluation of the complexity of EMS Communications. Students will understand how the future of EMS Communication and IT will evolve into a seamless approach from the field to the emergency department.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Organize a final organizational matrix that is representative on the anatomy of Emergency Medical Communication.
  2. Demonstrate the communication role of Emergency Medical Service from field application to the emergency department.
  3. Identify the common terminology use by Emergency Medical Service technicians and paramedic's during emergency field operations.
  4. Evaluate the primary modes of Emergency Medical of EMS communications through various communications medians.
  5. Describe the role of call talker dispatcher as it applies to pre-hospital emergency medical care and formulating the constraints of data collection and the transfer electronic medical surveillance from the field to Physician in the Pre-Hospital environment.

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