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    Augusta University
   
 
  Dec 14, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Augusta University Catalog

EMED 5013 - Rural Emergency Medicine



The rotation will provide ample clinical experience, patient contact, and procedures. The schedule includes approximately 34-36 hours of patient care contact per week. Students will spend at least one session with a triage nurse in the ED. Students will ride one shift with EMS and one with paramedics during this rotation. Clinical instruction in the initial evaluation and stabilization of the acutely ill and injured patient will be provided by working alongside Emergency Medicine faculty who are present 24 hours a day. Students will work a variety of shifts including days, evenings and nights, including some weekends, comprising a total of fifteen 9-hour shifts.

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit

Credit Hours: 7
Other Contact Hours: 40

Repeat Status: No

Program Restrictions: MD_MEDD-Medicine


Click here for the Spring 2018 Schedule of Classes.