NUM 155◊ Patient Care in Nuclear Medicine
Principles of patient care to prepare students for work in the clinical setting. Professionalism and ethics, cultural competency, effective patient interaction, body mechanics, patient transfer and positioning, infection control, emergency procedures, patient support, specialized equipment and venipuncture techniques. Includes orientation to the student’s three clinical rotation sites.
Lecture: 1 hour
Laboratory: 2 hours
(course fee required)