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  AHS-111 Introduction to Patient Care Skills and Health Career Exploration
3 Credits  Offered Fall
  Employs a care-based learning methodology through life-sized simulation and explores a variety of career options with common basic skills related to health care occupations. Students will learn vital signs, sterile techniques, handling of body fluids, and a basic introduction to: body mechanics, proper chart documentation; ethics; professionalism; cultural diversity; communication skills; Internet exploration techniques; and career exploration related to health care occupations. Two lecture hours and two lab hours per week. Skills prerequisite: ENG 010. Skills corequisite: ENG 020 and ENG 060 or permission of the instructor.