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2023-2024 WWCC College Catalog 
2023-2024 WWCC College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AHSE 104 - OTEP Training

Credits: 0.2-2
LEC hours per week: 1
LAB hours per week: 2
Satisfies the continuing education requirement for EMTs and EMRs to remain certified in Washington State. Courses cover the state mandated topics and are offered throughout the county under the direction of the Medical Program Director, Walla Walla County Emergency Medical Services. This curriculum is approved by the state and is offered in Walla Walla County and throughout the South Central Region of Washington. Formerly: HO 104.
Course Outcomes:
  • Facilitate recall of didactic material and perform skill related to EMT/EMR.
  • Identify and correct inadequate EMT/EMR performance.
  • Discuss state mandated certification topics.
  • Accurately describe records management for EMT/EMR.
Course Topics:
  1. CPR/AED/cardiac emergencies
  2. Communicable diseases
  3. Patient assessment
  4. Extrication and immobilization/adult and pediatric
  5. General pharmacology
  6. OB/GYN emergencies
  7. Triage and Washington State trauma tool
  8. Environmental emergencies
  9. Geriatrics medical and trauma
  10. Documentation and communication
  11. Burns and soft tissue injuries
  12. Pediatric trauma and medical emergencies
  13. Bioterrorism
  14. Multi-system trauma/head/neck/chest
  15. Adult medical emergencies
  16. Assisting ALS/glucometer