Okefenokee Technical College

Okefenokee Technical College 2013-2014 Catalog

PCTA 1105 Advanced Patient Care (2-2-4)

An introduction to patient care techniques and skills needed t o function in a hospital and/or health care setting. Topics include: growth and development, communication skills, pain assessment, care of the disoriented client, vital signs, heights, weights, patient safety, patient education, and advanced technical skills.

Prerequisites: ENGL 1010, COMP 1000, ALHS 1011, PSYC 1010, MATH 1012, ALHS 1090, ALHS 1040, ALHS 1060 ,NAST 1100