Program Coordinator: Chadwick Massie
Office: 224C Cook Hall
(Ohio Accreditation #318) (subject to change)
Students interested in the Paramedic certificate must be certified as an Ohio EMT. Students completing the Paramedic certificate are able to:
- Meet requirements to take the National Registry Paramedic examination.
- Perform all duties of the Paramedic.
- Initiate full cardiac monitoring, endotracheal intubation, perform manual defibrillation and synchronized cardioversion, perform appropriate drug therapy, relieve tension pneumothorax and perform cricothyrotomy when authorized by a medical director.
See here for technical standards.
See Acceptance Into Dental Hygiene, Emergency Medical Services, Medical Assisting and Respiratory Care Majors here.
|EMS 2210 ||Paramedic I||13|
|EMS 2215||Paramedic Clinical||2.5|
|EMS 2220 ||Paramedic II||13|
|EMS 2225||Paramedic Field Experience||2.5|
See www.RhodesState.edu/GainfulEmployment for additional information on certificates.