Paramedicine students will apply their skills within a workplace integrated learning environment. Students will undertake clinical placement with industry partners, such as ambulance services, under the guidance and supervision of Registered Paramedics and health care professionals. Students will have the opportunity to participate in safe, effective and appropriate communication with patients and to practice as culturally safe and capable clinicians. Students will have the opportunity to apply, integrate and develop their theoretical knowledge and practical skills. Students will be exposed to patient records and practice documentation and intra/interprofessional communications. Throughout clinical placement, students will engage in critical reflection, to stimulate continued student development.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
Required readings will be made available via VU Collaborate.
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):