Acute Personal Care & Assistance (HRCA 1325)

This practical course provides students with the opportunity to upgrade their personal care and assistance skills that are required in a hospital setting. Students will learn the care skills that are expected of them within the parameters of the Health Care Assistant role in the acute care setting. In a supervised laboratory environment, students learn to build on previously acquired basic care principles and learn to refine their care-giver skills in order to maintain and promote the comfort, safety, independence, and well-being of clients in an acute care setting.
Course code: HRCA 1325
Credits: 1.5
Length: 30.0 hours
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HRCA 1320.