Jurisprudence Exam for EMS

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What is the Jurisprudence Exam for EMS?

As of September 1, 2017, the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) requires EMS personnel to provide proof at initial and renewal of a license that they have completed a jurisprudence examination approved by the department covering the legal requirements of EMS personnel in the State of Texas..

Topics include:

  • Definitions in Texas Administrative Code Rules
  • Requirements for an EMS Provider License
  • EMS Provider Disciplinary Actions
  • Certification
  • Recertification
  • EMS Personnel Disciplinary Actions
  • Continuing Education
  • Off-line Medical Director
  • Injury Prevention and Control

The course takes 1 hour to complete.

The cost is $25.  Credit and debit cards accepted on a payment site.  You will be redirected after submitting the form.

There is a 25-question quiz at the end of the presentation which must be pass with an 80% or higher.  Students have 3 attempts to score an 80%.

Students will receive 1 hour of Continuing Education credit upon successful completion of the course.

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