AHP 101 - Nursing Assistant Theory and Practicum6
This course presents basic principles and procedures of patient care. Concepts of basic human needs, basic nursing and personal care skills, mental health and social needs, and restorative services will be addressed. Information about residents’ and clients’ rights, pertinent laws and ethical issues will also be introduced. Students will be taught the proper way to move patients and the basics of personal care, feeding, bathing and other skills necessary to provide quality heqlth care to patients in hospitals, residents in long term care facilities, and clients in their homes. It includes practice and demonstration of skills in the laboratory and participation in clinical experiences.
Prerequisite(s): Completion of or placement above ENG 060 and AHP 100, Essential Skills for the Health Professional
Note(s): Limited to students in the Nursing Assistant Certificate program
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