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Conemaugh School of Emergency Medical ServicesCLICK HERE for information on the Fall 2016 EMT Program.
Conemaugh School of EMS offers Paramedic certification through a comprehensive classroom and hands-on learning program.
- Comprehensive, 12-month program
- 1,035 hours including classroom study, clinical training in select hospital departments, and field internship
- In-depth fields of study include patient assessment, anatomy and physiology, medical and trauma emergencies, and life development
- Extensive instruction on EKG identification, defibrillation, pharmacology, advanced airway management and IV therapy
Upon completion of the Paramedic program, students are certified in advanced cardiac life support (ACLS), pre-hospital trauma life support (PHTLS), pediatric advanced life support (PALS) and pediatric education for pre-hospital professionals (PEPP). Recent graduates who pass the Pennsylvania State Certification Exam received a Paramedic job offer.
The School of EMS is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of The Committee on Accreditation for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).
Commission of Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
Conemaugh Health System is required by U.S. Department of Education regulations to provide its students and prospective students with contact information for any relevant state official or agency that would appropriately handle a student’s complaint about Conemaugh’s education programs. Students are encouraged to utilize Conemaugh’s internal complaint policies and procedures prior to filing a complaint with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. If a concern cannot be addressed through internal processes, students or prospective students may file a complaint with the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Bureau of Consumer Protection (16th Floor, Strawberry Square, Harrisburg, PA 17120).
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- Medical Skills Learning Center
- Research and Scholarly Activity
- Graduate Medical Education Boot Camp
- Student Internships
- Accepted Students
- Conemaugh Learning Institute
- Mentoring in Medicine
- Conemaugh Career Day
- Required Education for Students