Emergency Medical Technology, Paramedic
The UACCB Emergency Medical Technology program prepares students for licensure as Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) and Paramedics. EMTs and Paramedics respond to emergency calls, performing medical services and transporting patients to medical facilities. The program offers three levels of credentialing: a Certificate of Proficiency in EMT; a Technical Certificate in Paramedic; and, an Associate of Applied Science in Emergency Medical Technology, Paramedic. Students will take general education courses and EMT-specific courses, including classroom instruction, hospital and ambulance clinical experiences, and field internships with an Advanced Life Support (ALS) EMS service provider.
EMT-Paramedic Program Information
EMT/Paramedic Course Requirements
CAAHEP Accredited Paramedic Programs and CoAEMSP Letter of Review (LoR) Programs track and report outcome measures annually to the Committee on Accreditation for the Emergency Medical ServicesProfessions (CoAEMSP).
The most current CoAEMSP Annual Report was for the calendar year 2021.
National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) Paramedic Pass Rates and Data for the UACCB Paramedic Program
EMS Program Director
The Emergency Medical Technology program is approved by the Arkansas Department of Health, Division of Emergency Medical Services.
The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville (UACCB) Paramedic Program 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 Program for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
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