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ERIC Number: ED248371
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Jul
Pages: 500
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Homemaker/Home Health Aide.
Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.
This curriculum guide provides materials for a five-unit home health aide course. Each unit contains 4 to 36 lesson plans. Unit topics and representative lesson plan topics are as follows: (1) introduction (ethical and legal responsibilities, time management, reporting and recording); (2) communication (techniques, meeting the public, therapeutic communication with the patient); (3) homemaking services essential to health care needs (accident prevention, disaster guidelines, resource management, home laundry, general housekeeping); (4) nutrition (basic food groups and food buying, preparation, and storage); and (5) personal care skills (oral hygiene; baths; grooming; dressing; measuring temperature, pulse, respiration, and blood pressure; bandaging; exercise needs; and physically assisting the patient). Each lesson plan contains some or all of the following components: scope of unit; lesson objectives; supplementary teaching/learning items; student informational assignment; references (instructor's additional information); introduction; outline of key points; interaction items (review questions); classroom, laboratory, shop, or other activities; evaluation items; answers to evaluation items; and handouts. Diagrams of systems of the human body are appended. (YLB)
Instructional Materials Laboratory, 10 Industrial Education Bldg., University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211 (Catalog No. IE-131-I).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.