Summary:Applies fundamental knowledge of the EMS system, safety/well-being of the EMT, medical, legal, and ethical issues to the provision of emergency care.
TARGET SKILLS:Impact of research on EMT care, data collections, and evidence-based decision making.
EMS Education Standards
Discuss the importance of evidence-based research as it pertains to EMS
Discuss the methods of determining treatments based on evidence-based decision making.
Emphasize the importance of documentation that leads to data collection
Activities/Resources: Research group project, evidence based medicine scenarios, and Q&A sessions. Use of auditory, visual, and kinesthetic aids to facilitate the student learning environment for the topic of instruction.
Assessments:Scenario based assessment pertinent to topic of instruction, quiz, and exam (didactic and skills). Research individual project, quizzes, and exams