Catalog 2018-2019

PT-814N Pt/Client Mgmt: Contxt Factors

Prerequisites: Semesters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5,6. Cases and active learning strategies will be used to give focused  consideration to psychosocial factors and professional communication challenges that influence patient/client management. Assistive/augmentative technologies and adjunctive interventions that can support patient care will be discussed. Clinical decision making and diagnostic screening will be revisited in the context of these  challenges in managing complex patients with multisystem involvement.