Disease and Disability Management
2008-2009 Florida Community College at Jacksonville Catalog
   

HSC 2554 - Disease and Disability Management



The course focuses upon case management strategies for developing disease and disability management systems specific to individuals with chronic health care needs. Emphasis is placed on the patient/client’s long term needs, including complication prevention and treatment and general health care promotion. Intervention methods are discussed that focus on patient/client engagement techniques. Approaches for identifying consumers at risk and the need for systematic processes to manage services for these individuals are presented.
Prerequisites
A.A./A.S. degree or higher

Degrees Offered
A.S., A.A.S.

Credit Hours: 3
Contact Hours: 3