Patient Education NEW RESTRICTION
|Patient Education NEW RESTRICTION
|Prerequisites: MED 131 and MED 150 and MED 240
|Effective Term: Fall 1998
This course is designed to provide communication skills, basic education principles, and knowledge of available community resources and to apply this knowledge to the clinical setting. Emphasis is placed on identifying appropriate community resources, developing patient education materials, and perfecting written and oral communication skills. Upon completion, students should be able to instruct, communicate effectively, and act as a liaison between the patient and community agencies. This course is limited to the students currently admitted to the Medical Assisting program.