This course will immerse students in the world of medicine and health care. Students will attend class at Cox Monett Hospital while expanding upon the principles of human physiology through in-depth case studies of body systems and medical fields of studies. They will develop fluency in basic medical language, formulate treatment plans for patients and practice physical assessment skills under the oversight of various medical and health professionals.
Students will be exposed to hospital administration principles, as well as marketing, public relations, and other concepts applied to healthcare management. Students will apply knowledge to real-world problems facing medicine, health and wellness companies. The development of professional soft skills will be a focus throughout the year.
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