ERIC Number: ED367821
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Health Care Assistant. Instructor [Guide.] Revised.
Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.
This instructor's guide contains 65 lessons designed to aid teachers in presenting a course in basic nursing procedures for students studying for careers as health care assistants. Lesson plans consist of a scope, objectives, suggested supplementary teaching and learning items; references, an introduction, a lesson outline, handouts, evaluation and test items, and answers to test items. The units are organized in 16 units that cover the following topics: interpersonal relationships and the health care team; using communication and observation skills; safety; concepts of microbiology; concepts of the body as a whole; the skin and its appendages; the digestive system; the musculoskeletal system; the cardiovascular system; the respiratory system; the nervous system; the sensory system; the endocrine system; the urinary system; the reproductive system; and understanding the elderly. The guide also contains a resource section listing 43 books, newsletters, and pamphlets and 9 agencies and audiovisual resources; and a glossary containing approximately 600 terms.
Descriptors: Aging (Individuals), Anatomy, Competency Based Education, Educational Resources, Lesson Plans, Medical Assistants, Medical Services, Nurses Aides, Nursing Education, Nursing Homes, Physiology, Postsecondary Education, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods, Units of Study
Instructional Materials Laboratory, University of Missouri, 2316 Industrial Drive, Columbia, MO 65202 (order no. 50-1013-I).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City. Div. of Vocational and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.