Advanced EMT Certificate
Chadwick Massie, BS, Paramedic, Coordinator
Office: 224B Cook Hall
Students interested in this certificate must first be certified as an Ohio EMT-Basic. Students completing the Advanced EMT-certificate are able to:
- Challenge the NREMT exam and meet the certification standards set forth by the Ohio Board of EMS.
- Perform all duties of an Advanced EMT.
- Initiate advanced patient assessment and appropriate intravenous procedures and use specific pharmacological agents for pain, respiratory emergencies, and diabetic emergencies.
See here for technical standards.
See Acceptance Into Dental Hygiene, Emergency Medical Services, Medical Assisting, and Respiratory Care Majors here.
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Changes in the federal and state EMT-Advanced and Paramedic curriculums may necessitate changes to Rhodes State certificate programs.