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Interprofessional Practice for Cardiac Sciences CARD 3365

Cardiology/Cardiovascular Course

Course details

This online course will introduce Cardiac Sciences students to related health disciplines such as Nuclear Medicine, Sonography, Magnetic Resonance, Radiation Therapy, and Medical Laboratory as well as Advanced Cardiac Sciences practice areas. Each of these professions contributes to the patient’s overall diagnosis and treatment planning. The information from these areas will be correlated to fully understand the patient’s medical circumstances. Concepts in preceptoring/mentoring, and professional responsibility will be covered.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$656.59

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below is one offering of CARD 3365 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 81403

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Fri Mar 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 81403
  • $656.59
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 24 N/A N/A Distance
Instructor

Lisa Gowans

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$656.59

Important information
  1. Guided learning format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. This online Learning Hub course is for students in the Cardiology Diploma program. Students are responsible for ensuring prerequisite courses are completed PRIOR to registration. See course description for a list of individual prerequisites. IMPORTANT NOTE: Registration is available on an individual course basis for those who wish to take continuing education credits (Max 3 courses). Registration does not imply admission to the program. This course may be subject to cancellation if registration numbers are low. Offered in Fall and Winter only.
Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the roles and responsibilities of various health care disciplines.
  • Describe the role of the Cardiology Technologist as it relates to other diagnostic testing procedures
  • Describe the patient care requirements prior, during and post examinations of commonly performed procedures.
  • Describe the key concepts of other imaging modalities.
  • Professionally, respectfully and mutually practice knowledge exchange with other members of the health care team to promote collaborative practice.
  • Describe team philosophies and teaching principles and how this benefits learners in their clinical practice.
  • Describe the role of the Cardiology Technologist and professional responsibilities with regards to the National Occupational Cardiology Profile.

Effective as of Winter 2022

Related Programs

Interprofessional Practice for Cardiac Sciences (CARD 3365) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

  1. Cardiac Sciences (Cardiovascular Technology Option)
    Advanced Certificate Part-time
  2. Cardiology Technology
    Diploma Part-time

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