# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Emergency Medical Technician II Task 618257217

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Participate in a supervised EMT clinical rotation.

Definition

Participation should consist of a minimum of 10 clinical or field patient contacts and include
  • observation of emergency department operations for a period of time sufficient to gain an appreciation for the continuum of care
  • at least five live clinical or field patient contacts in a hospital, clinic, nursing home, doctor's office, or with local EMS agencies
  • no more than five clinical or field patient contacts via simulation 
per the Code of Virginia.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How many live and simulated clinical experiences are necessary to meet state requirements?
  • Where can clinical rotations be done?
  • Where will one find local EMS agencies to join and further assist with supervised EMT clinical rotations?
  • What skills are required to participate in supervised clinical rotations?
  • When can one begin supervised clinical rotations?