Associates Of Health Science In Patient Care Technology Selma University requires its students to develop competency in the areas of patient care, medical terminology, practice-based learning and performances, interpersonal and communication skills and professionalism.
Objectives After successfully completing this program, the student will be able to perform the following:
Demonstrate knowledge of the health care delivery system and health occupations.
Use oral and written communication skills creating, expressing and interpreting information and ideas.
Describe the importance of professional ethics and legal responsibilities.
Demonstrate an understanding of and apply wellness and disease concepts.
Demonstrate the importance of health, safety, and environmental management systems in organizations and their importance to organizational performance and regulatory compliance.
Recognize and respond to emergency situations.
Recognize and practice infection control procedures.
Use information technology tools.
Explain the importance of employability skills and entrepreneurship skills.
Demonstrate knowledge of blood borne diseases, including AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Disease)
Demonstrate mathematics and science knowledge and skills.
Demonstrate language arts knowledge and skills.
Solve problems using critical thinking skills, creativity and innovation.
Describe the roles within teams, work units, departments, organizations, inter-organizational systems and the larger environment.
Demonstrate leadership and teamwork skills needed to accomplish team goals and objectives.
Use verbal and written communications, specifically to the nursing assistant.
Demonstrate legal and ethical responsibilities specifically to the nursing assistant.
Perform physical comfort and safety functions specifically to the nursing assistant.
Provide personal patient care
Perform patient care procedures.
For more information on the above listed program, contact the Office of Allied Health at (334)872-0497.