AHEE 122 Emergency Department Diagnostics • 3 Cr.

Description

Second course of a series of corequisite courses that addresses general patient diagnostic skills required of Emergency Department Technicians. Prerequisite: Placement by assessment into ENGL&101, or completion of ENGL 092 or 093 with a C or better; and successful completion of AHEL 110 and AHEP 100 with a C or better at BC, or permission of Program Chair.

Outcomes

After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Discriminate diagnostic testing applicable to the emergency department environment.
  • Perform appropriate electrocardiography skills for technicians
  • Perform appropriate pulse oximetry skills for technicians
  • Perform appropriate point of care testing for technicians