RST 100 CORE CONCEPTS IN RESPIRATORY CARE
RST 100 CORE CONCEPTS IN RESPIRATORY CARE (1 Credit)
This course serves as an orientation to general patient assessment and examination. Topics covered include infection control, patient safety, interviewing and communication, record keeping, and clinical laboratory studies. Students learn, through lecture and demonstrations, the fundamentals underlying the skills to be practiced in the laboratory and then performed during clinical practice. This course must be taken concurrently with RST 110.
Prerequisite: Formal acceptance into the program.
Co-requisites: RST 110, RST 118, and RST 123.