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Programa de cursos integrados
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Horas para completar

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Sugerido: 10 hours/week...
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Programa de cursos integrados
100% online

100% online

Comece imediatamente e aprenda em seu próprio cronograma.
Prazos flexíveis

Prazos flexíveis

Redefinir os prazos de acordo com sua programação.
Nível iniciante

Nível iniciante

Horas para completar

Aprox. 13 horas para completar

Sugerido: 10 hours/week...
Idiomas disponíveis

Inglês

Legendas: Inglês

Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

Semana
1
Horas para completar
3 horas para concluir

Pharmacology Basics

At the end of this module, you will be able to: 1) apply a systematic approach of patient assessment specifically to a patient with a medical complaint, 2) explain the basic principles of pharmacology including forms of medications, routes of medication administration, and to define the basic components of a drug profile and, 3) organize the appropriate steps when administering any medication including the five rights, premedication evaluation and post administration evaluation....
Reading
9 vídeos (total de (Total 40 mín.) min), 3 leituras, 2 testes
Video9 videos
Medical Assessment4min
Primary and Secondary Assessment5min
Pharmacology Basics7min
Medication Administration8min
General Assessment3min
Epinephrine Auto-injector1min
Intramuscular Medication Administration2min
Intranasal Medication Administration3min
Reading3 leituras
About Us: Become an EMT Specialization Team at Denver Health Paramedics10min
Course Information15min
NREMT Medical Assessment25min
Quiz2 exercícios práticos
Course Disclaimer2min
Pharmacology Basics Assessment30min
Semana
2
Horas para completar
3 horas para concluir

Airway and Breathing

Assessment of and management of the airway is critical in patient care. This module is all about the airway. In this module you will 1) identify the most important anatomic and physiologic portions of the respiratory system, 2) distinguish between normal and abnormal in the setting of airway and breathing 3) learn how and when to use the various tools you will have as an EMT to stabilize or improve the respiratory conditions in diverse patients....
Reading
14 vídeos (total de (Total 68 mín.) min), 5 leituras, 1 teste
Video14 videos
Airway and Breathing - Part 25min
Assessment of Airway9min
MOANS4min
Breathing and Respiratory Equipment7min
Opening an Airway6min
Airway Medications5min
Management of the Airway6min
Big Valve Mask (BVM)4min
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)3min
Head Tilt - Chin Lift - Jaw Thrust1min
Nasopharyngeal Airway (NPA)1min
Oropharyngeal Airway (OPA)1min
Oxygen Administration3min
Reading5 leituras
Airway and Breathing10min
Assessment of Airway10min
Assessment of Airway20min
NREMT Big Valve Mask (BVM) Of an Apneic Adult Patient15min
NREMT Oxygen Administration By Non-Rebreather Mask15min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Airway and Breathing Assessment30min
Semana
3
Horas para completar
2 horas para concluir

Respiratory Emergencies

In this module, we will dig a little deeper into the respiratory system now that you have an overview of how this system works and its importance. By the end of this module you will 1) start to classify types of symptoms and triage them on scene 2) distinguish between an upper and lower airway issues 3) Develop the framework to assess acute and chronic respiratory diseases. 4) Work through the primary and secondary surveys you will perform when faced with a patient with many different respiratory complaints. ...
Reading
10 vídeos (total de (Total 47 mín.) min), 3 leituras, 1 teste
Video10 videos
Asthma5min
Emphysema and Chronic Bronchitis4min
Other Respiratory Emergencies - Part 16min
Other Respiratory Emergencies - Part 23min
Respiratory Assessment5min
Assessment of Respiratory Complaint4min
Metered Dose Inhaler (MDI)3min
Nebulizer4min
Suction5min
Reading3 leituras
Airway Trouble20min
Asthma10min
Emphysema and Chronic Bronchitis20min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Respiratory Emergencies Assessment30min
Semana
4
Horas para completar
2 horas para concluir

Cardiovascular Emergencies

In this module we cover a system closely related to the respiratory system- the cardiovascular system. In this module you will learn 1) the intricacies of the anatomy and physiology of the cardiovascular system. 2) a few of the most common diseases that affect the cardiovascular system 3) how to approach and assess patients with cardiac complaints with an emphasis on patients with possible acute coronary syndromes 4) the differences in treatment for various cardiac complaints....
Reading
13 vídeos (total de (Total 58 mín.) min), 2 leituras, 2 testes
Video13 videos
Cardiac Conduction2min
Cardiac Contraction5min
Vascular System3min
Blood2min
Cardiac Pathology5min
Atypical Chest Pain and Other Cardiac Pathologies3min
Cardiac Arrest3min
Treatment of ACS - Part 16min
Treatment of ACS - Part 22min
Heart Failure5min
Syncope6min
Blood Pressure7min
Reading2 leituras
Cardiac Auscultation30min
Cardiac Conduction10min
Quiz2 exercícios práticos
Cardiovascular Emergencies Practice Assessment6min
Cardiovascular Emergencies Assessment30min

Instrutores

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Angela Wright, MD

EMS Fellow
Emergency Department
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Whitney Barrett, MD

Assistant Professor
Emergency Medicine
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Arthur Pliaconis

Paramedic
Denver Health Paramedic Division
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Kathrine Lopez

Paramedic
Denver Health Paramedic Division

Sobre University of Colorado System

The University of Colorado is a recognized leader in higher education on the national and global stage. We collaborate to meet the diverse needs of our students and communities. We promote innovation, encourage discovery and support the extension of knowledge in ways unique to the state of Colorado and beyond....

Sobre o Programa de cursos integrados Become an EMT

Health care is an exciting and ever growing profession that can take you many different directions. You can apply the fundamentals you learn here about emergent patient care, stabilization, and disease processes toward becoming an EMT or further health care pursuits. In this specialization you will learn to care for stable and unstable patients before they get to a hospital, how to identify time sensitive diseases, and medical and traumatic conditions that affect both adults and pediatric patients. Course 1 ensures you can assess a scene and prepare to provide care, understand the framework for patient assessment, history of emergency medical services, and the personal requirements to be an EMT. Course 2 addresses airway, breathing and circulation, medications and medication administration that EMTs are allowed to provide, and how to identify a patient having a stroke or diabetic emergency. Course 3 covers skills related to high performance CPR or cardiopulmonary resuscitation, toxicology, and wilderness emergency medicine. Course 4 will offer skills for trauma emergencies and Course 5 focuses pregnancy, infants and pediatrics. Essential skills are demonstrated throughout the specialization. Finally, apply the course materials to real patient scenarios in the Capstone to help prepare you for national registry testing....
Become an EMT

Perguntas Frequentes – FAQ

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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