Introduction to the Acute Care Environment

Code: PSW1405

Course description

This course will familiarize the student with the acute care environment with regards to the patient, the interdisciplinary health care team, the role of the personal support worker, and the safety resources and networks available to support patient care. Emphasis will be placed on the importance of teamwork, healthy work environments and collaborative patient care.

Course details

Hours: 21
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: PSW1065
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
Start Date: May. 13, 2019
Delivery: Mixed
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $169.53
End date: Jun. 10, 2019
Hours: 21
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: PSW1065
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Mandatory in-class dates:

2019-05-23 Thurs. 6:00pm – 9:00pm

2019-05-30 Thurs. 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Fall 2019 registration opens July 8, 2019. Winter 2020 registration opens November 4, 2019.