Montgomery College 2020-2021 Catalog 
    Jul 19, 2024  
Montgomery College 2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PHTH 113 - Seminar I

(TP/SS only)

First of four seminars dealing with themes of professional issues, core values, and the development of a comprehensive portfolio. These courses will challenge the student to apply professional theme content during standardized patient scenarios and patient simulations. Themes for Seminar I: Interpersonal and professional communication, duty, and integrity (ethical, legal, and safe clinical practice). PRE- or COREQUISITE(S): PHTH 101 . COREQUISITE(S): PHTH 102 , PHTH 104   and PHTH 112 . One hour each week. Formerly PT 113.

1 semester hour

Course Outcomes:
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:

  • Employ professional patient and practitioner interactions that facilitate patient/family involvement in care decisions, assertiveness, and empowerment.
  • Debate ethical and legal dilemmas encountered in health care practice and clinical decisions.
  • Demonstrate communication and professional behaviors consistent with safe, legal, and ethical standards of practice during simulations and practical exams.
  • Employ interpersonal communication styles that facilitate understanding.
  • Compose accurate clinical documentation following the simulated patient visit or practical exams.

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