Courses & Programs

Introduction to Patient Care Skills

COURSE CODE: HTH 131

CREDITS: 3

This course will employ a case based learning methodology through life sized simulation and explore a variety of job duties as related to health care occupations. Students will learn vital signs, sterile techniques, handling of body fluids, body mechanics, Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), first aid, proper chart documentation, research techniques, professionalism, ethics, cultural diversity, and communication skills.