Patient Care I

This course introduces the student to the skills of patient care that will be utilized in the clinical setting. The student will be introduced to professional practice guidelines, patients with special needs, patient support mechanisms and resources and complementary and alternative therapies. Medical terminology will be introduced and communication skills will be developed. Students will acquire specific skills in vital sign evaluation and charting, patient assessment and positioning dependent on patient limitations. (lec 3) cr 6.

RADS-2006EL
Physics
3.00
UG