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2017-2018 Archived Catalog 
2017-2018 Archived Catalog

HUC.-101 Health Unit Coordinator-Practicum

Credits 3 / 8 Contact Hours
Prerequisite: Placement into RDNG-030  (ACSR-030) or successful completion of RDNG-016 , ACLT-075  or ACLT-076   Co-requisite: HUC.-100  Note: Lab days and times subject to change based on facility preceptors work schedule. Coordinators signature required to register in this course.
For the first 11 weeks practice will take place in the college laboratory. Lab practice includes basic transcription of physicians orders communication skills vital sign graphing nursing kardex and medical record maintenance. During the last four weeks the student will be assigned to a clinical nursing unit in one of the area hospitals. Clinical experience includes observation of and assistance to a Health Unit Coordinator in an area hospital.