HLTH 139R : Introduction to Health Care Delivery

This course is designed to introduce the student to a variety of concepts related to delivery of health care services. This content provides a foundation for practicing as a health care provider. Content will focus on exploring health care services, factors influencing health care delivery, safety, communication with patients, infection control, patient care, and a brief exploration of disease pathology. A large focus of the course will be directed study in the students chosen career pathway including one of the following: Home Health Aide, Dietetic Aide, Community Health Worker, Wellness Coach, Rehabilitation Aide, or Clinical Secretary. A portion of this course will require the use of technology including a computer with internet access, Adobe Flash, Adobe Acrobat, Java, and use of the student email address.





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