May 30, 2023  
2017-18 NSU Graduate Catalog 
2017-18 NSU Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

OCTH 5042 - Client Care Skills

2 Credit Hours
Basic skills needed for occupational therapy practice will be reviewed and practiced.  Covered in this course are HIPPA and confidentiality, blood-borne pathogens and universal precautions, vital signs training, positioning and draping techniques, client handling techniques, use of wheelchairs and ambulation devices, and patient care equipment.  Safety will be emphasized.
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Occupational Therapy Program.