ERIC Number: ED231953
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Health Occupations Education. Units of Instruction. Teacher's Guide. Volume I.
East Texas State Univ., Commerce. Occupational Curriculum Lab.
This manual is the first part of a two-volume teacher's guide to a series of instructional units for use in health occupations education programs in Texas. Covered in the 10 units included in this volume are the following topics: taking and recording vital signs; job applications and interviews; grooming and personal hygiene; health careers; medical ethics; medical terminology and abbreviations; medical asepsis; basic patient care (helping patients to dress and undress, denture care, measuring and recording fluid intake and output, assisting patients with nutritional needs, determining and recording weight and height, and assisting patients with personal grooming); admitting, transferring, and discharging patients; and office procedures in medical services (completing insurance forms, obtaining patient data, collecting and recording daily service charges and billing patients, arranging appointments and maintaining calendars, filing materials in patients' records, and making and receiving telephone calls). Each unit contains most or all of the following: objectives, suggested activities, information sheets, transparency masters, job sheets, assignment sheets, a unit test, and answers to the unit test. (MN)
Descriptors: Abbreviations, Allied Health Occupations, Allied Health Occupations Education, Behavioral Objectives, Employment Interviews, Ethics, Guidelines, Instructional Materials, Job Application, Job Search Methods, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Medical Assistants, Medical Services, Medical Vocabulary, Patients, Postsecondary Education, Recordkeeping, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, Units of Study, Vocational Education
Occupational Curriculum Lab., East Texas State University, Commerce, TX 75428.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Dept. of Occupational Education and Technology.
Authoring Institution: East Texas State Univ., Commerce. Occupational Curriculum Lab.
Identifiers - Location: Texas