Paramedic

Classes

What is a Paramedic?

A paramedic is the highest trained level of pre-hospital care. Paramedics have the training to administer ECGs, start IVs, administer medications, as well as utilizing advanced airway devices. The paramedic has a high level of training in patient assessment and determining treatment modalities.

American/Backus Paramedic Program Consortium

The Paramedic program is an intense learning experience to prepare competent entry-level Paramedics in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains without exit points at the Advanced Emergency Medical Technician, Emergency Medical Technician, or Emergency Medical Responder levels.

To apply for the Paramedic Program please fill out the Paramedic Program Application and Reference Forms. Then submit the application and forms to us.

PREREQUISITES

NREMT Written & Practical
Class Graduation Years 2016 2017 2018 2019 (current) 4 Year Average
# of Students Starting Program 6 12 12 6 9
# of Graduates 6 8 10 3 7
# of Graduates have taken NREMT Exam 6 8 9 1 6
1st Attempt Pass – Written 6 8 9 1 6
Subsequent Attempt Pass – Written
Total Written Pass % 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
1st Attempt Pass – Practical 6 8 8 1 6
Subsequent Attempt Pass – Practical 1 1
Total Pass % 100% 100% 89% 100% 97.22%

* Each class starts in September and is 12 – 18 months long.

Retention & Attrition Data
Class Graduation Years 2014 2015 2016 (current) 2017 (current) 3 Year Average
Attrition 0 4 2 0 2
% Attrition 0.00% 33.3% 16.67% 0% 12.50%
% Retention 100.00% 66.67% 83.3% 100% 87.50%

*Each class starts in September and is 12-18 months long.

Positive Placement
Class Graduation Years 2016 2017 2018 2019 (current) 4 Year Average
# of Certified Graduates Employed in EMS 6 8* 9 1 5
Positive Placement Rate 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100% 100%

*One graduate working as RN

The American/Backus Paramedic Program Consortium is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

To contact CAAHEP:

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 210-2350
www.caahep.org

To contact CoAEMSP:

8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312
Rowlett TX 75088
(214) 703-8445
FAX (214) 703-8992
www.coaemsp.org

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