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CPH 180 Chronic Disease Management
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2018
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 3 Lectures
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F

Description: Develop skills and resources necessary to understand chronic conditions and diseases in order to be able to effectively communicate self-management techniques. Prerequisites: RDG100; Acceptance into the CHW program or CPH department approval.

Prerequisites: RDG100; Acceptance into the CHW program or CPH department approval.

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Comprehension Level) Describe various chronic diseases, conditions, and risk factors and the effects on an individual. (CLSOs 1,2,3,4)
2. (Comprehension Level) Explain self-management techniques to deal with problems such as, fatigue, isolation, and pain. (CLSOs 2,3,4)
3. (Evaluation Level) Critique and explain appropriate exercises for maintaining and improving strength, endurance, and flexibility. (CLSOs 2,3,4)
4. (Comprehension Level) Describe the roles of healthy eating and stress in chronic disease self management. (CLSOs 2,3,4)
5. (Application Level) Demonstrate effective communication to the patient, family members, friends, and health professionals regarding client/patient chronic conditions. (CLSOs 1,2,3,4)
6. (Evaluation Level) Assess the impact of chronic disease self-management techniques, and propose improvements in strategies. (CLSOs 2,4)
7. (Synthesis Level) Identify and create a list of a variety of chronic disease self-management resources in the community. (CLSOs 2,3,4)
8. (Synthesis Level) Identify, explain, and categorize basic lab results and vital signs related to chronic disease/conditions. (CLSOs 2,3,4)
9. ( Synthesis level) Identify problem-solving and decision-making techniques to become an active self-manager. (CLSOs 2,3,4)
Internal/External Standards Accreditation