HCA 2300

Problems and Policies of Health Care Facilities

3 Credits

Prerequisites: HCA 1000 with a "C" or better and completion of ENG 1510, ENG 1520, or ENG 2200 with a "C" or better; or consent of program coordinator/designee

The student will gain insight into the role of the health care facility in relation to the patient, the patientís family, the community and other related facilities. The student will discuss problems and policies relating to medical staff relationships, absenteeism, vandalism and patient abuse. The student will also be able to write a typical policy manual.