Disease and Disability Management   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]
   

HSC 2554 - Disease and Disability Management


The course focuses upon case management strategies for developing disease and disability management systems specific to individuals with chronic health care needs. Emphasis is placed on the patient/client's long term needs, including complication prevention and treatment and general health care promotion. Intervention methods are discussed that focus on patient/client engagement techniques. Approaches for identifying consumers at risk and the need for systematic processes to manage services for these individuals are presented.
Degrees Offered: A.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 3.
Student Advising Notes – A.A./A.S. degree or higher.