Patient Education

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
MED 276 Patient Education 1 2 0 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: MED 131 and MED 150 and MED 240
Effective Term: 1997

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 can be found in these Programs of Study