May 24, 2024  
2017-18 Catalog 
2017-18 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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RADON 107 - Orientation to Clinical Practice

2 CR

Same as AHE 120 .
Provides basic education and training in CPR, HIV/AIDS, HIPAA, and prevention of workplace violence, in preparation for starting clinical internships. Either AHE 120  or RADON 107 can be taken for credit, not both.

Prerequisite(s): Acceptance into the Radiation Therapy or Nuclear Medicine Program.

Course Outcomes
  • Discuss general etiology and epidemiology of HIV infection.
  • Identify forms of transmission and infection control.
  • Define HIPAA and identify its origins and rationale; identify the standards for compliance, the parties responsible, and penalties for non-compliance.
  • Recognize and provide care in respiratory and cardiac emergencies in adult, child and infant victims.
  • Identify risk factors associated with workplace violence and types of employees at greatest risk.
  • Describe general personal safety principles and practices.

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