PAR222 Legal and Ethical Practice in EMS (Emergency Medical Services) - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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PAR222 Legal and Ethical Practice in EMS (Emergency Medical Services)

In this course you will examine the complex array of legal and ethical issues associated with paramedic clinical practice and the implications the law and ethics have on your clinical practice as a contemporary paramedic. The law and bioethical principles impact upon every part of your clinical practice and your employment as a paramedic, with your decisions regarding the provision of clinical care increasingly subjected to public scrutiny. Contemporary legal and bioethical issues will be examined in order for you to critically appraise the decisions you make as a paramedic.

Course detail

Prerequisite
PAR101 and PAR103 and enrolled in Program AB101, SC395, UU301, UU302 or XU301
Antirequisite
NUR222
Semester of offer Subject to change
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
Units
12.00
EFTSL
0.125
Student contribution band
Band 2
Tuition fee
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Course outline

PAR222 Course Outline Semester 2, 2019 (PDF 135KB)

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