Continuing/Workforce Education - Summer 2013 Schedule
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Community Health Worker


Register by Phone: Call 214 860-2260 Register On-line Click Here or Course No. Advising:Call 214 860-2262

COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE WORKER Eligible for Financial Aid             Contact: Kim White, Asst. Dean 214 860-2228                  

The Community Health Worker provides cultural mediation between communities and human services systems; informal counseling and social support; culturally and linguistically appropriate health education; advocacy for individual and community health needs; assurance that people get the health services they need; build individual and community capacity; or provide referral and follow-up services. There are three courses offered in the program; Introduction to Community Health, Basic Health Profession Skills and Practicum Community Health Services. Please go to http://www.elcentrocollege.edu/sites/default/files/programs/2-page-Community-Health-Workder-FAQs.pdf for updated course information. Basic Health Profession Skills and Practicum Community Health Services will be offered Fall 2013.

Course and Section Number

Day

Date

Time

Hours

Room

Fee

Instructor

CHLT 1001 54300
INTRO TO COMMUNITY HEALTH
MWR
06/05-08/19
6:30p-9:00p
80
W125
$250
Norton, T.
A Study of the concepts that serve as the foundation for health profession courses, including client care and safety issues, basic client monitoring , and health documentation methods. Prerequisite: Must complete Intro to Community Health Course to qualify to take Basic Health Professions Skills course