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Fall 2013
Jul 23, 2024
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PHRM 82600 - Introduction To Patient Centered Care
Credit Hours: 4.00. The introductory course teaches students the key communication principles and skills necessary to deliver patient care and interact with other health care professionals. This includes performing basic physical assessments, evaluating patient comprehension, and improving personal communication skills. Typically offered Fall.
4.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Lecture

Offered By: College of Pharmacy
Department: Dept of Pharm Practice

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Identify and perform physical assessment techniques based on disease states. 2. Demonstrate the ability to interpret and use assessment values appropriately. 3. Demonstrate communication skills to effectively advise and counsel patients. 4. Demonstrate effective communication skills when conveying patient information or therapeutic recommendations to healthcare providers. 5. Develop strategies to appropriately adjust behavior or communication style based on cultural and communication considerations in order to optimize patient care. 6. Develop strategies to modify therapeutic regimens based on an assessment of patient readiness and motivation. 7. Develop strategies to address issues related to patient adherence to therapeutic recommendations. 8. Demonstrate skills to interview patients, evaluate medication regimens, respond to health-related needs, and develop an action plan for addressing therapeutic issues.

Must be enrolled in one of the following Programs:     
      Doctor of Pharmacy-DP

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