ERIC Number: ED221746
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
Health Occupations Curriculum. Skills and Theory for Health Assistant. Volume 2, Units 5-7.
Arizona State Dept. of Education, Phoenix.
This volume consists of three units of a basic core curriculum that is intended for all health workers. Covered in the units are the following topics: (1) the body's need for food, the effect of food on the body, the five food groups, the six nutrients, and therapeutic diets; (2) general principles of asepsis, specific methods of maintaining medical and surgical asepsis, the infectious process, and transmission of disease; and (3) words and phrases used in making nursing observations; roots, suffixes, and prefixes; commonly used abbreviations and symbols; and surgical and diagnostic terms. The units contain a series of learning modules, each of which contains a rationale, performance objectives, learning activities, terminology, and one or more posttests. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Arizona State Dept. of Education, Phoenix.