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CMC 114: Patient Care Skills

In this course, students practice therapeutic communication with patients. Students will learn to assess patient conditions and provide quality care. Topics may include: vital signs, applying various wound dressings, capillary puncture, suture removal, patient preparation and transfer techniques and infection control practices.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Academic Math Level 3; Admission to the Medical Assisting program; BIO 109 or BIO 111, minimum grade "C+"; HSC 101 minimum grade "C+";

Credits
3
Lecture Hours
45
Clinical Hours
0
Lab Hours
30
Other Hours
0
Total Hours
75

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