B.Sc Accident & Emergency Care Technology
ABOUT THE COURSE
The Degree Course B.Sc. (Accident and Emergency Care Technology) is affiliated to Dr. M.G.R Medical University, Chennai, TamilNadu. This course trains the candidates to grow to be an expert in accident and emergency care department (A & E) and prepares trained, competent emergency medical technician to work in hospital as well as in the ambulance. The students will have intellectual knowledge and skills to provide inclusive and constant care for patients to overcome the emergency situations.
An emergency department is also known as accident & emergency department (A&E), in which the medical treatment facility specializing in emergency medicine, the acute care of patients who present without prior appointment, either by their own means or by that of an ambulance. The emergency department is usually found in a hospital or other primary care center.
Medical emergencies are increasing in India, every year.So, the necessity of the Accident and Emergency care Technicians are huge, for the health care systems in India.The Accident and Emergency care trained technicians can save many precious lives along with Medical team.
The students these who complete the course can get the good job in the Multispecialty / Super specialty hospitals and in ambulance. There is an avenue for studying post graduate course and the experienced candidates can have the opportunity to work in foreign counties also.
The students will be able to afford safe and efficient treatment for all age group of patient by taking necessary decisions and also they will be recognizable on equipment and drugs used in emergency situations. Finally the students will be a Professional accident and emergency care technicians
- To have the knowledge and skills to provide comprehensive and continuous care for patients of all age groups in emergency situations.
- To acknowledge clinical uncertainty
- To ensure safe and effective management decisions for patients.
- To be familiar with the equipment and drugs used in emergencies.
Scope of the course
The Job opportunities of this course are huge all over the world as Emergency medical technicians (EMT) in ambulance and intensive care unit or casualty departments in hospitals.
Eligibility for Under Graduate AHS programmes
Candidates belonging to all categories for admission to the Allied Health Sciences should have passed the qualifying examinations after period of 12 years of study with English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology / Botany & Zoology with minimum 50% marks in each subjects (Academic / Vocational Stream).
Duration of the course
The Tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical University, Chennai