COLLEGE OF COUNSELING AND HEALTHCARE

INTRODUCTION TO PRIMARY HEALTH CARE (CNH 261)

Prequisites: DSP 211 & 212
Credits: 12

A broad introduction to the biological and health sciences, equipping students to be primary health workers through both didactic and laboratory training. Students benefit from the expert instruction of practicing professionals, including physicians, nurses, physician assistants, dental hygienists, social workers and health educators. Topics include: fundamentals of anatomy and physiology; strategies in primary health care pertaining to issues such as immunization and six target diseases, malnutrition, breast feeding, management of dehydration in children, assessment and care of the sick child, and use of growth charts; practical clinical skills and basic field laboratory procedures.

Upcoming Dates

Course Location Credits Start End
IPHC YWAM Worcester 12 24 Jun 2016 17 Sep 2016
July IPHC 2016 YWAM Townsville 12 17 Jul 2016 08 Oct 2016
Introduction to Primary Health Care University of the Nations (Kona Campus) 12 29 Sep 2016 21 Dec 2016
Primary Health Care School University of the Nations (Kona Campus) 12 29 Sep 2016 21 Dec 2016
Primary Health Care School University of the Nations (Kona Campus) 12 29 Sep 2016 21 Dec 2016
IPHC YWAM Perth 12 08 Jan 2017 01 Apr 2017