Course Description: This course presents students with information and skills to help them provide compassionate, in-home care to clients with a variety of needs. Students are prepared to take the National Home Health Aide Exam.
The curriculum is based on the standards from the Model Curriculum adopted as part of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (OBRA-87) and codified by the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA).
The goal of the course is to educate home health aides who will be able to provide quality care and service to individuals in their homes thus enhancing the quality of their lives.
Schedule: Spring semester. This course follows the traditional on-campus calendar for beginning and ending dates.
Delivery Method: Online. Students are not expected to come to the campus at any time.
Prerequisite Courses: NURS100 OR CNA licensure and Criminal background check
Other Materials: None
Course Objectives: Â Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
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