Jamie L. Tate

Adjunct Faculty

Emergency Medical Technology

Fire Science/EMT

Classes Taught

Fall 2020

EMT104 Emergency Medical Technology 10 Credits
Designed as the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) lecture to prepare students for scope of practice and standard of care with comprehensive assessment, diagnostic technology, patient advocacy, ethical and professional behaviors, critical thinking, decision-making, and patient management of medical and trauma emergencies and non-emergencies. Prerequisites: Appropriate score on Reading placement test to demonstrate minimum tenth grade level reading, or completion of an Associate's degree or higher from an accredited institution.
Every student, no matter what level of education completed, must take the reading assessment test and attain a minimum score of 42 or better on the ASSET test or 83 or better on the COMPASS, or 249 or better on ACCUPLACER NexGen. If score is less than 249 on Accuplacer NexGen, student must meet with Program Director for an override. The tests are given at the MCC main campus at 1833 W. Southern Av., Mesa, Az., 480-461-7480. Testing is done Monday through Thursday from 8am to 7pm and Friday from 10am to 4pm. You will need to bring a copy of your results to turn in.

Special registration is required through the EMT/Fire Science Department; please visit www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to complete the registration form, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33657
Downtown Center
DTC 403
Hybrid
Lecture
08/20/2020 - 12/18/2020
TuTh
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Class Started

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students enrolled in EMT104 33657 must also enroll in EMT101 and EMT104LL .

Additional Notes: Every student, no matter what level of education completed, must take the reading assessment test and attain a minimum score of 42 or better on the ASSET test or 83 or better on the COMPASS, or 249 or better on ACCUPLACER NexGen. If score is less than 249 on Accuplacer NexGen, student must meet with Program Director for an override. The tests are given at the MCC main campus at 1833 W. Southern Av., Mesa, Az., 480-461-7480. Testing is done Monday through Thursday from 8am to 7pm and Friday from 10am to 4pm. You will need to bring a copy of your results to turn in.

Special registration is required through the EMT/Fire Science Department; please visit www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to complete the registration form, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department.

EMT272LL Advanced Emergency Medical Technology Practicum 7.5 Credits
Clinical and vehicular practicum using diagnostic and advanced emergency medical treatment skills learned in the classroom. Emphasis on hands-on application of skills to real-life scenarios involving acute illness and serious injuries. Prerequisites or Corequisites: EMT272AA and EMT272AB.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38706
Dobson Campus
DTC 407
In Person
Lab
08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020
MoTu
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Class Started

PME240 Pharmacology in Paramedicine 3 Credits
Designed to provide an overview of the pathophysiologic principles of pharmacology, pharmacologic agents in the Paramedic scope of practice, and the practice of medication administration. Develops psychomotor skills in the paramedic scope of practice through sequenced lab simulations. Prepares students to integrate comprehensive knowledge of the pathophysiologic principles of pharmacology and pharmacologic agents to formulate a differential diagnosis and to implement a management plan for medical emergencies and trauma. Prerequisites: Admission into the Paramedic Education Program.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38721
Downtown Center
DTC 407
In Person
Lecture/Lab
08/19/2020 - 12/18/2020

Class Started

PME245 Airway and Ventilatory Management in Paramedicine 3 Credits
Designed to prepare students to integrate knowledge of the respiratory system, comprehensive assessment practices, and pharmacologic agents to formulate a differential diagnosis and implement airway and ventilatory management plans for medical emergencies and trauma. Develops psychomotor skills in the paramedic scope of practice through sequenced lab simulations. Prepares students to perform comprehensive assessment and techniques in the paramedic scope of practice for assuring airway patency, adequate mechanical ventilation, and respiration for all age groups. Prerequisites: Admission into the Paramedic Education Program.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38729
Downtown Center
DTC 407
In Person
Lecture/Lab
08/19/2020 - 12/18/2020

Class Started

PME250 Comprehensive Patient Assessment in Paramedicine 1 Credits
Designed to provide an overview of comprehensive patient assessment. Develops psychomotor skills in the paramedic scope of practice. Integrates the pathophysiological significance of comprehensive assessment findings to formulate a differential diagnosis and implement a management plan for medical emergencies and trauma. Prerequisites: Admission into the Paramedic Education Program.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38726
Downtown Center
DTC 407
In Person
Lecture/Lab
08/19/2020 - 12/18/2020

Class Started

PME251 Medical Emergencies in Paramedicine I 4 Credits
Designed to provide an overview of pathophysiologic principles, epidemiology, comprehensive assessment, differential diagnosis, and pharmacology for respiratory and cardiovascular emergencies. Develops psychomotor skills in the paramedic scope of practice through sequenced lab simulations. Prepares students to implement a management plan in the Paramedic scope of practice for respiratory and cardiovascular emergencies. Prerequisites: Admission into the Paramedic Education Program.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38730
Downtown Center
DTC
In Person
Lecture/Lab
08/19/2020 - 12/18/2020

Class Started

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