AHEE 124 Emergency Department Procedures • 3 Cr.

Description

Third course of a series of corequisite courses that addresses general patient procedural 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. Successful completion of AHEL 110, AHEP 100, with a C or better at BC or permission of Program Chair.

Outcomes

After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Utilize specialized medical equipment
  • Perform wound care, irrigation, and preparation before physicians begin suturing
  • Employ orthopedic splinting procedures
  • Use restraints and "Code Grey"
  • Differentiate the general skills needed to adapt to new procedures and techniques in the Emergency Department