Teaching Ideas and Classroom Activities for Health Care offers creative and innovative ways to teach basic principles in a wide variety of health care areas as well as team building and cultural awareness. This book is intended for busy professionals who are looking for new ways to help reinforce learning. The activities were designed to provide hands-on learning, to engage students in a variety of learning styles, and provide materials for teaching topics not always addressed in subject matter textbooks.
UNIT 1. Health Care Basics.
Chapter 1 Medical Terminology.
Chapter 2 Anatomy & Physiology.
Chapter 3 Vital Signs, Wellness, and Prevention.
Chapter 4 Standard Precautions and Emergency Procedures.
Chapter 5 Medical Math.
UNIT 2. Interpersonal Relations.
Chapter 6 Diversity.
Chapter 7 Empathy.
Chapter 8 Working as a Team Member.
Chapter 9 Dealing with Conflict.
UNIT 3. Thinking.
Chapter 10 Critical Thinking.
Chapter 11 Problem-Solving and Decision-Making.
UNIT 4. Communication.
Chapter 12 Communication.
Chapter 13 Telephone Technique.
Chapter 14 Patient Education.
Chapter 15 Documentation.
UNIT 5. Personal Attributes and Professionalism.
Chapter 16 Attitude and Personal Motivation.
Chapter 17 Goal Setting and Time Management.
Chapter 18 Work Habits, Ethics, and Confidentiality.