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Course ID HSCI 241
Course Title ALS/OTEP Medical Legal
Credits 0.3
Description This course provides a general overview of legal considerations as they apply to the certified paramedic or EMT-Intermediate. The course focuses on standard of care issues, legal terminology, issues regarding consent to treat, refusals, Do Not Resuscitate Orders and POLST, abandonment, negligence claims, civil and tort law, certification, and proper documentation. Prerequisite: current certification as paramedic.
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