EMS 130 EMT Intravenous Therapy

2 Credit Hours Ÿ 48.75 Contact Hours (33.75 Lecture/Lab Combination, 15 Clinical)

Note: Must have EMS Program permission to enroll. Must be EMT or EMT-B issued by the State of Colorado

Focuses on cognitive and skill practice as required by Colorado Prehospital Care program for EMT Basic level IV approval. Examines criteria, procedures and techniques for ICV therapy, discusses fluid and electrolyte balance and principles and treatment for shock.