|COURSE TITLE||Health Promotion & Disease Prevention|
|CREDIT RANGE||2.000 OR 3.000|
|SCHOOL||College of Health Professions|
|DEPARTMENT||Physician Assistant Program|
|PREREQUISITE||PAS 513 Minimum Grade of B- and PAS 514 Minimum Grade of B- and PAS 535 Minimum Grade of B- and PAS 602 Minimum Grade of B- and PAS 605 Minimum Grade of B- and PAS 607 Minimum Grade of B- and PAS 648 Minimum Grade of B-|
Course Description: This course is designed to teach the physician assistant student health promotion topics. This course will review the practice frameworks for health promotion including US Preventive Service Taskforce (USPSTF) recommendations and Healthy People 2020 leading health indicators. This course has two major themes. The first is that providing good preventive care is essential to the health of your patients and to the delivery of cost effective healthcare. The second is that in your role as a clinician in your community and as a public health advocate. One of your most important responsibilities is to communicate effectively with your patients.
Course Rotation: NY: Summer 2
|SECTION TITLE:||Health Promotion & Disease Prevention|
|REQUIRED MATERIAL:||To Be Determined.|
|SECTION COMMENTS:||This is an online section that requires online participation and attendance via Blackboard.
|Must be enrolled in one of the following Majors: PAS|
|BlackBoard||05/28/2019 - 08/24/2019|