2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Jul 19, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FIRE 1141 - Foundations of EMS Systems


This course will provide an overview of the design and operation of Emergency Medical Service systems, delivery of services, and the echelons of care. The history of EMS, the interface of public and private organizations, and review of the various personnel who comprise these systems and the essential role they play will be examined in relation to their impact on the health-care delivery system. This course may be taught through a special agreement with the Yale New Haven Sponsor Hospital Program. 3 credits