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2019 Fall Classes

HS Health Science

Basic CPR techniques and First Aid for controlling bleeding, shock, seizures, obstructed airway/choking, hot and cold-related emergencies, and diabetic crisis. Signs and symptoms of stroke and heart attack are reviewed, as is use of A.E.D. Safety and prevention practices are discussed. The course meets certification requirements for child care providers, outdoor guides, lifeguards, home health aides, group homes, and certified nurse aids. Course materials are derived from American Safety and Health Institute and American Heart Association guidelines.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
70294 J01 Staff
Technical Ed Center 106
Saturday
9:00a - 5:00p
10/4 - 10/5
Technical Ed Center 106
Friday
4:00p - 8:30p
10/4 - 10/5

Course is full. Waitlist 2 of 10

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Tuition and fees: $344 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
70295 J02 Staff
Technical Ed Center 106
Friday
4:00p - 8:30p
11/22 - 11/23
Technical Ed Center 219
Saturday
9:00a - 5:00p
11/22 - 11/23

Seats remaining: 3

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Tuition and fees: $344 (additional charges may apply)

HS 105Save 25%
9 CR
Provides education and training to students in both theory and basic nursing skills necessary to become efficient and productive members of a healthcare team. Students must successfully pass the didactic portion of the coursework with 75% or higher, and pass the skills/clinical training program with 100% in order to be eligible to qualify to sit for the State of Alaska Nurse Aide certification exam. A minimum of 60 hours of didactic and 80 hours of skills/clinical training are required.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77996 J01 Marilyn Lumba
Technical Ed Center 219
Tue, Thu
4:00p - 8:00p
9/3 - 10/10
Technical Ed Center 219
Saturday
9:00a - 2:00p
9/7 - 10/12
Technical Ed Center 219
Mon, Wed
4:00p - 8:00p
10/14 - 10/23
Juneau Pioneer Home
Fri, Sat
6:00a - 6:30p
10/18 - 10/19
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Fri, Sat
6:00a - 6:30p
10/25 - 10/26
Technical Ed Center 219
Tue, Thu, Sat
4:00p - 8:00p
10/29 - 11/2

Prerequisite: Instructor approval and completed application with criminal background check, health examination, current TB test and immunizations.

Section requirement: Department approval and completed CNA application required, http://www.uas.alaska.edu/career_ed/healthscience/ Students must complete the HS CNA application prior to registration. Return completed applications to the School of Career Education tech center located downtown at 1415 Harbor Way. Contact Career Education at (907) 796-6128.

Tuition and fees: $2557 (additional charges may apply)

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CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78285 K02 Darcie Ziel,
Michele Cornwall
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 105
Wednesday
2:30p - 5:30p
9/4 - 11/20
Ketchikan
Tue, Wed
7:00a - 7:00p
12/4 - 12/11

Prerequisite: Instructor approval and completed application with criminal background check, health examination, current TB test and immunizations.

Students will be required to access online content for much of the lecture portion of the course. Skills will take place on Wednesdays in a classroom setting. Clinicals will take place at either the Ketchikan Pioneer Home or Ketchikan Peacehealth Hospital.

Tuition and fees: $2255 (additional charges may apply)

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CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
76767 T01 Darcie Ziel
Sitka Campus 117
Wednesday
5:30p - 8:30p
8/28 - 11/20

Prerequisite: Instructor approval and completed application with criminal background check, health examination, current TB test and immunizations.

Students will need to provide proof of immunization during the first class. Additional Costs not included in the course fee are: $125 Uniforms/Equipment/Textbooks, $20 fingerprint/background check.

Tuition and fees: $2370 (additional charges may apply)

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Introduces business aspects of medical offices and administrative duties of medical assistants. Includes telephone and reception procedures, appointment scheduling, medical law and ethics, professionalism, communication, and medical record keeping for the medical office.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
76975 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/26 - 12/14
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
10/5 - 10/8
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
12/7 - 12/9
Outreach JNU
Tuesday
8:00a - 12:00p
12/10 - 12/10

Prerequisite: Admission to Medical Assisting program; HS S114; and HS S116 or 100-level math or higher; grade of C- or higher for all prerequisites.

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical skills lab sessions for practice and evaluation of competencies. Students are responsible for travel-related expenses to one of these campuses for the skills lab intensives. Student is also required to have scrubs and a stethoscope for labs.

Tuition and fees: $1039 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
76976 TD2 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/26 - 12/14
Outreach KETCH
Sun, Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
10/10 - 10/13
Outreach KETCH
Wed - Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
12/11 - 12/14

Prerequisite: Admission to Medical Assisting program; HS S114; and HS S116 or 100-level math or higher; grade of C- or higher for all prerequisites.

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical skills lab sessions for practice and evaluation of competencies. Students are responsible for travel-related expenses to one of these campuses for the skills lab intensives. Student is also required to have scrubs and a stethoscope for labs.

Tuition and fees: $1039 (additional charges may apply)

HS 135
3 CR
An introduction to root forms, prefixes and suffixes, and medical abbreviations. Focus is on terminology of body systems related to symptomatology, diseases and treatment.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
76977 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/26 - 12/14

For more information students can go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support.

Tuition and fees: $771 (additional charges may apply)

Introduction to the theory and competencies for clinical duties performed by medical assistants in outpatient facilities. Includes care of patients in the examining room, routine clinical procedures, vital signs, use and care of medical instruments and supplies, infection control, nutrition, electrocardiography, and safety and emergency practices.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77002 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/26 - 12/14
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
10/5 - 10/8
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
12/7 - 12/9
Outreach JNU
Tuesday
8:00a - 12:00p
12/10 - 12/10

Prerequisite: Admission to Medical Assisting program; HS S102, concurrent enrollment, or current first aid provider level CPR; HS S114; HS S116 or 100-level math or higher; grade of C- or higher in all prerequisites.

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical skills lab sessions for practice and evaluation of competencies. Students are responsible for travel-related expenses to one of these campuses for the skills lab intensives. Student is also required to have scrubs and a stethoscope for labs.

Tuition and fees: $1144 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77010 TD2 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/26 - 12/14
Outreach KETCH
Sun, Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
10/10 - 10/13
Outreach KETCH
Wed - Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
12/11 - 12/14

Prerequisite: Admission to Medical Assisting program; HS S102, concurrent enrollment, or current first aid provider level CPR; HS S114; HS S116 or 100-level math or higher; grade of C- or higher in all prerequisites.

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical skills lab sessions for practice and evaluation of competencies. Students are responsible for travel-related expenses to one of these campuses for the skills lab intensives. Student is also required to have scrubs and a stethoscope for labs.

Tuition and fees: $1144 (additional charges may apply)

Designed to expose learners to the various aspects and influences of behavioral health as well as introduce entry-level counseling skills. This course includes an overview of counseling techniques, working with diverse populations, co-occurring disorders, case conceptualization, behavioral health assessments, introduction to basic screening instruments and treatment planning, community navigation, and prevention strategies. This course will also expose learners to contemporary health care issues such as funding, rural care, emerging clinical issues, and workforce shortages.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77934 J01 Sarah Niecko
Technical Ed Center 124
Wed, Thu
4:30p - 6:30p
10/2 - 12/5

Seats remaining: 15

Students can expect a seminar style course structure with interactive discussions, guest presenters, and documentaries

Tuition and fees: $837 (additional charges may apply)

HS 203
3 CR
Introduction to nutrition as a health science. Students examine the basic principles of nutrition as they relate to human needs and behaviors throughout the life cycle. Some elements of clinical nutrition are explored. Meets the nutrition requirement for nursing and other health science majors.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
76768 TD1 Lisa Sadleir Hart
Distance Ed COLL
Wednesday
5:30p - 7:30p
8/26 - 12/14

Prerequisite: CHEM S103.

BIOL S103 highly recommended but not required. Order books from MBS Direct. Go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support for more information.

Tuition and fees: $771 (additional charges may apply)

Internships are experience-based courses that place a student in an organization under the supervision of both a qualified professional on the site and a faculty member from the academic discipline.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
70307 J01 Staff
Arranged
8/26 - 12/14

Prerequisite: Admission to HS program and faculty permission via approval form.

Section requirement: Admission to the Health Sciences program, a signed Special Course Contract required with registration, and instructor approval required to register. Students must show educational preparedness for the internship and its connection to their academic goals.

Tuition and fees: $837 (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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