Healthcare Specialist/Paramedic, Advanced Emergency Medical Technician Certificate
Classes offered at following campus(es)
Contact Information:(918) 595-7290
The primary focus of the Advanced Emergency Medical Technician is to provide basic and limited advanced emergency medical care and transportation for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical system. This individual possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care and transportation. Advanced Emergency Medical Technicians function as part of a comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight, and perform interventions with the basic and advanced equipment typically found on the ambulance. The Advanced Emergency Medical Technician is a link from the scene to the emergency health system.
The Tulsa Community College Healthcare Specialist/Paramedic program holds a Letter of Review, which is NOT a CAAHEP accreditation status, but is a status granted by the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP) signifying that a program seeking initial accreditation has demonstrated sufficient compliance with the accreditation Standards through the Letter of CoAEMSP Policies & Procedures Approved by the Board of Directors August 4, 2017 7 Review Self Study Report (LSSR) and other documentation. However, it is NOT a guarantee of eventual accreditation.