AH145: Clinical Procedures I - 4 Hours
Prerequisites: AH110, AH120; or HI105
The student will learn the theory and basic techniques utilized in a physician's office and other healthcare facilities. Emphasis is placed on the theory, performance of competencies, and role play. Communication techniques are employed in assisting with general patient examinations including vital signs, positioning and draping, obtaining chief complaint, subjective and objective symptoms, and preparing the patient for physical exam. Specialty procedures for respiration and vision are performed. Nutritional counseling and wellness teaching are included.
Course fees may apply.