ERIC Number: ED216132
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Nurse Aide. Post Secondary Curriculum Guide.
Simpson, Bruce; And Others
This curriculum guide provides a model for a postsecondary nurse aide program. It is divided into 10 sections. Section 1 overviews the philosophy, purpose, and goals for vocational education in Georgia. Contents of section 2 include a definition of the guide's purpose and program objective. Section 3 describes the occupational field, discusses employability skills, and provides information on exit points and task listing by Dictionary of Occupational Titles code. An example of a course outline is provided in section 4. Section 5 contains the unit guides for 11 units and 82 tasks. Each task contains the following information: task, performance objective, instructional activities, suggested instructional materials, evaluation, and classroom hours. Topics covered include introduction to nursing assistance, personal care, aseptic/isolation techniques, vital signs, ambulating and transporting, dependent patient care, patient treatments, emergency procedures, urinary and bowel care, maternal and infant care, admission and discharge, and housekeeping. Section 6 includes an instructional resource matrix, list of textbooks, suppliers of materials, and additional instructional resources. Forms for recording student progress are provided in section 7. Section 8 addresses working with special needs students. Sections 9 and 10 contain facility layouts and definitions of terms. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Georgia State Dept. of Education, Atlanta. Office of Adult and Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Georgia Univ., Athens. Div. of Vocational Education.
Identifiers - Location: Georgia