EMMD 7530

Special Elective in EMS

Contact

Susan Long
Course Coordinator
susan.long@allina.com

Campus
Curriculum Focus
Clinical Level
Requirement
MS Year
Hands-On
Terms Offered
Credits
Prerequisites

N/A

Details

Catalog Description: This four-week rotation within the Allina Emergency Medical Services is designed to give students first-hand experience in the complex EMS system. Students will observe and in some cases participate in medical direction, audit and review process, emergency preparedness and daily operations of this major urban medical system.

Sites: 

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Site Code

Site Name

Notes

AL-1004

Allina Health EMS

 

Required session attendance:

Typical weekly schedule/Delivery Mode:

Direct patient care: No

Consent Requirement: Open to student scheduling

Course Objectives: Upon completion of this rotation student will:

  • demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of modern Emergency Medical Systems including, history, design, and evolution.
  • examine a wide-range of EMS systems, including rural and urban, fire-based, and third service systems, as well as a base exposure to aero medical EMS.
  • interact with full spectrum of modern urban EMS personnel, including fire and 911 paramedicine, administrators, educators, and medical directors.
  • observe direct patients care within the 911 system

Graded Components: 

  • Portfolio, including daily shift cards (50%) (not clinical performance)
  • Critically Appraised Topic (CAT) presentation (25%)
  • Allina protocol written exam with passing score of 90% (25%)

Grading Scale: H/E/S/N

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Course Personnel:Mary Ann McNeil 

Allow repetition of course: Repetition not allowed

Limited to Student Type: No

Course equivalency: N/A

Related curricular experience:

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Course evaluation: MedHub