Nov 18, 2018  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Academic Catalog

CHTC 340 - Introduction to Practice (4)

Prerequisites: ENGL 101 ENGL 102  
This course introduces the student to the concept of partnering with patients and the healthcare team to support maximum effectiveness toward best health practices for the patient. The course will cover basic skills such as observational skill development, elementary patient care management, and effective interaction with the healthcare team. The course also includes a study of key issues concerning community health care aimed at developing practical approaches to supporting patients. Students consider obstacles to effective health care as well as strategies for enabling at-risk patients to play a more active role in promoting their health and well-being.  This course provides students with the academic foundation for subsequent CHTC Internship(s) with Florida Hospital. (Fall, Spring, Summer)