ERIC Number: ED112141
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: N/A
Orientation to Health Occupations: Curriculum Guide for Health Occupations, Phase 2.
Benedict, Mary; And Others
The document outlines a curriculum designed to teach appropriate nursing skills to students and to prepare them for career opportunities available in health occupations. It is presented in 10 units offering basic information under the headings of: overview of health occupations; communications; medical terminology; fundamental principles of human relationships and personal characteristics of health care workers; body systems; ethical practices and legal considerations for health care personnel; microbiology related to health and disease; care of equipment; safety factors in health care facilities; and nursing skills. Each unit states its particular objectives and is divided into several topics for learning. A bibliography of books and films is given arranged by topics; suggestions for field trips and possible speakers from different disciplines are listed. (EC)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Nevada Univ., Reno. Research and Educational Planning Center.; Washoe County School District, Reno, NV.; Nevada State Dept. of Education, Carson City. Div. of Vocational-Technical and Adult Education.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title III