Texas EMS Jurisprudence

by Instructor: John R. Clark, JD, MBA, NRP, FP-C


i 3.00 CEH

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The jurisprudence exam determines the knowledge of the Health and Safety Code - Ch. 773, department rules, and any other applicable laws affecting the applicant's activities regulated by the department. This program requirement was approved by the 84th Legislative Session.

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John R. Clark, JD, MBA, NRP, FP-C has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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    103 Injury Prevention and Control a. Purpose \nb. Confidentiality of Records \nc. Reporting requirements for EMS Providers; 157.02 – Definitions \na. Meanings as used in Texas Administrative Code Rules; 157.11 – Requirements for an EMS Provider License \na. Administrator of Record Requirements\nb. Minimum Staffing requirements for different levels (BLS, ALS, MICU, etc.) \nc. Treatment and Transport Protocol requirements \nd. Minimum Equipment requirements for different levels (BLS, ALS, MICU, etc.) \ne. Responsibilities of the EMS Provider; 157.16 – EMS Provider Disciplinary Actions \na. Reasons for disciplinary actions\nb. Types of disciplinary actions; 157.33 – Certification \na. Certification requirements \nb. Certification length \nc. Time limit on completing requirements \nd. Reciprocity\ne. Responsibilities of an EMS Personnel; 157.34 – Recertification \na. Recertification requirements \nb. Recertification Options \nc. Late recertification; 157.36 – EMS Personnel Disciplinary Actions \na. Reasons for disciplinary actions \nb. Types of disciplinary actions; 157.38 – Continuing Education \na. Local credentialing and authorization to practice \nb. Definitions \nc. Types of and criteria for acceptable continuing education \nd. Responsibilities of certified or licensed EMS personnel \ne. Audit; 197.3 Off-line Medical Director \na. Duties\nb. Requirements of the medical director \nc. Education requirements \nd. Physicians that may not be off-line medical director; HSC 773 \na. Sec. 773.050. MINIMUM STANDARDS – Jurisprudence Exams \nb. Sec. 773.0612. ACCESS TO RECORDS \nc. Sec. 773.064. CRIMINAL PENALTIES
  • Target Audience:

    The target audience for this course is: Entry level Emergency Medical Personnel; in the following settings: Acute Care Facility.
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    Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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    To earn continuing education credit for this course you must achieve a passing score of 80% on the post-test and complete the course evaluation.
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