Acute Personal Care and Assistance (HRCA 1325)

This practical course provides students with the opportunity to upgrade their personal care and assistance skills that are required in a hospital setting. Students will learn the care skills that are expected of them within the parameters of the Health Care Assistant role in the acute care setting. In a supervised laboratory environment, students learn to build on previously acquired basic care principles and learn to refine their care-giver skills in order to maintain and promote the comfort, safety, independence, and wellbeing of clients in an acute care setting.

Co-requisite: Working in Acute Care (HRCA 1320)

 course outline

* Note: The CRNs listed below could be restricted to specific program areas.

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