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CARD 1186 - Patient Care for Allied Health

Cardiology/Cardiovascular Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the fall 2021 term as informed by BC Public Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

Course content introduces the student to the various health and safety measures to be considered when working with patients in a hospital or private laboratory setting. The student will learn how to carry out a variety of basic health care procedures and become familiar with equipment commonly found in the patient care environment.

Prerequisite(s)

60% in CARD 1103

Credits

4.0

Cost

$855.18

Fall 2021

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2021 term.

CRN 32145

Tue Sep 07 - Fri Nov 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Nov 26 Distance

Instructor

Mina Amiraslany

Course Outline

Cost

$855.18

Notes

  1. Guided learning format.
  2. 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.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

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Winter 2022

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 42785

Tue Jan 04 - Fri Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 25 Distance

Instructor

Helene Berry

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$855.18

Notes

  1. Guided learning format.
  2. 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.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 27 at 9:00 am (PDT)

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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Maintain safety and comfort for the client, colleague, and self.
  • Describe appropriate medical and/or surgical (sterile) asepsis when providing client care.
  • Explain the required interventions when working with clients in limited complex and critical scenarios.
  • Describe how to apply client-centered care in complex situations such as the critical care environment.
  • Identify significant data that would need to be communicated to other health care professionals and how to do it in a legal, ethical, and professional manner.
  • Describe how to collect relevant client information prior to performing diagnostic procedures safely and how to assess clients.
  • Explain how to maintain professionalism through policies, procedures and processes in the clinical environment.

Effective as of Fall 2021

Related Programs

CARD 1186 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

  1. Cardiology Technology
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Diploma

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