Integrated Public Health

Integrated Public Health: Mobile Integrated Health

Title: 
Integrated Public Health: Mobile Integrated Health
Major: 
5902
Effective term: 
2019 Fall
Final term: 
9999
Award: 
CCL
Total credits required: 
24-27
Program Availability: 
College Specific
Award type: 
CCL
Revision ID: 
340
Description

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Integrated Public Health: Mobile Integrated Health program is designed for licensed health care providers such as nursing assistants, nurses, advanced practice nurses, emergency medical technicians, paramedics, dieticians, and other allied health professionals. It enhances their previous training in direct patient care, preparing them for this newly expanded role in public health to serve the community as advocates, facilitators, educators, liaisons, and resource coordinators.

Program notes

Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses required within the program. One or more of the prerequisite courses for a Required Course may be waived by Program Director depending on student experience and/or prior skills.

Admission criteria

Previous licensure in a health or allied health program. Formal application and acceptance into the program. Arizona Department of Public Safety Level one fingerprint clearance card required. Able to meet background check, drug screening, health and immunization requirements.

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Prerequisites
Credits:3
BPC110Computer Usage and Applications (3) OR
CIS105Survey of Computer Information Systems (3) OR
Permission of Department or Division 0-3
Requirements
Credits:24-27
CIS105Survey of Computer Information Systems (3) OR
Permission of Instructor to enroll in HTM150 0-3
 
COM270Health Communication 3
FON241Principles of Human Nutrition 3
 
HCR230Culture and Health (3) OR
HES210Cultural Aspects of Health and Illness (3)
 
HTM150Introduction to Healthcare IT and Systems 3
IPH101Introduction to Public Health 3
IPH220Introduction to Mobile Integrated Health Care 3
IPH290Mobile Integrated Health Practicum 3
SPA117Health Care Spanish I 3
Competencies
  1. Describe the dynamics of individual, community, and organizational health infrastructures. (HCR230, HES210, IPH101)
  2. Discuss local, regional, national, and global population health and health disparities. (IPH101, HES210, HCR230)
  3. Identify and explain key issues facing community public health professionals. (FON241, IPH101)
  4. Communicate effectively with the health care team, diverse client populations, and their families. (COM270, IPH220, SPA117)
  5. Assess the social, cultural, and behavioral factors in health. (HCR230, HES210)
  6. Incorporate evidence-based health care practices into the assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of health education interventions and public health programs. (COM270, FON241, HCR230, HES210)
  7. Use appropriate technology to deliver health care services to the community. (CIS105, HTM150, IPH220)
  8. Exhibit behaviors and conduct that reflect safe, legal, and ethical practice. (COM270, HCR230, HES210, IPH101, IPH220)
  9. Provide information and refer clients based on the identified barriers and needs to appropriate resources and services available to the client. (COM270)
  10. Describe the role of prevention and community collaborations in promoting healthy communities. (HCR230, HES210, IPH101)
  11. Implement strategies to improve health outcomes for an individual and/or community. (IPH101, IPH290, SPA117)
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Published
Date changed: 
1569529032
Date created: 
1521633601