RAD-114: Basic Patient Care in Radiography

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Summer 2014
WebAdvisor Title
Basic Patient Care in Radiogra
Credit Hours
3.00
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

This course is designed to introduce the basic concepts of patient care including patient interactions, body mechanics, patient transfer techniques, vital signs, infection control, emergency situations, age specific care, oxygen administration, basic pharmacology and venipuncture.

Pre-requisites
Acceptance into Radiographer Program
Co-requisites
RAD-101, RAD-109, RAD-111, RAD-118
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
No
Office Contact
School of Health & Human Services: 313-845-9877, hhsinfo@hfcc.edu, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-132