PA1290 - Community Paramedicine

In this course, learners will explore and participate in expanded roles of paramedic practice into an area commonly referred to as Community Paramedicine. The course consists of both didactic and practical components. In the practical component, learners may accompany a health care worker, such as a Mental Health Counselor, Addictions Counselor, Public Health Nurse, Community Paramedic, and others. Learners will evaluate methods and tools utilized to perform related assessments and referrals for clients in the community setting that are not related to the usual emergency response and transport model.

Prerequisite(s): PA1125

This course is offered in the following programs:
Primary Care Paramedicine