B.Sc. Emergency Medical Technology
The GITAM (Deemed to be University) offers B.Sc. Emergency Medical Technology, which is a three years, full-time programme. We teach the students how to provide Basic Life Support (BLS) to the ill and wounded and then transfer them to a medical institution within a set time. They are instructed to uphold patient safety, which also entails legal responsibilities to the general public and patients. The emergency technicians take care of the patient's well-being by performing the essential interventions specified in the practice's scope.
Graduates of the program will be equipped to serve as emergency medical technicians, perform basic pre-hospital functions, and treat a variety of medical trauma situations utilising the proper tools and supplies.
The B.Sc. Emergency Medical Technology programme consists of various academic classes, a few research projects, and a clinical internship. Some subjects covered include:
- Basic Biochemistry
- Introduction to Emergency Services
- Emergency Department Pharmacology
- Emergency Department Equipment
Scope of B.Sc. Emergency Medical Technology
One of the fastest expanding specialities in India is emergency medicine. There is a demand for trained workers to help doctors in the care of acute crises and trauma patients due to the ever-increasing number of hospitals and the introduction of emergency services in these hospitals. Graduates of the Emergency Medicine Technology Bachelor's degree frequently work as front-line professionals in hospital emergency rooms and casualty departments.
In addition to helping doctors manage medical and surgical crises, trained emergency medical staff is needed for initial patient evaluation and triage.
Career options for B.Sc. Emergency Medical Technology
Candidates with a B.Sc. Emergency Medical Technology degree are in high demand across the healthcare industry. Specialists in emergency medicine might opt to work with government hospitals, nonprofit groups, commercial hospitals, and peacekeeping missions. A few of the positions are accessible after completing Bachelor of Science in Medical Lab Technology
- Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) & Paramedics
- Critical care Nurse
- Emergency medical Assistant
- Critical Medical Examiner
- Turma care Assistant
Programme offered at
- GITAM School of Paramedical Sciences, GIMSR Campus
Duration of the programme
- 3 Years
- A minimum of 60% aggregate marks in the Intermediate or 12th examination from a recognized central / state board or its equivalent with Biology, Physics, Chemistry and English subjects.