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Coursera: Foundations for Assisting in Home Care

 with  , Andrea Wade and Tera Doty-Blance
This course is intended as a self-study course for those interested in exploring a career as a Home Health Aide or Personal Care Aide.

Syllabus

Course Information Documents
Contains the syllabus, grading and logistics, and references

Module 1 - Introduction to Home Health Care
Introduction to Home Health Care

Module 2 - Working Effectively with Home Care Clients
Human Needs, Culture & Diversity, Communication Skills, Developing a Therapeutic Relationship, Patients' Rights

Module 3 - Working with the Elderly
Working with the Elderly

Module 4 - Working with Children
Working with Children

Module 5 - Working with People Who Are Mentally Ill
Working with People Who Are Mentally Ill

Module 6 - Working with People with Developmental Disabilities
Working with People with Developmental Disabilities

Module 7 - Working with People with Physical Disabilities
Working with People with Physical Disabilities

Module 8 - Food, Nutrition, and Meal Preparation


Module 9 - Family Spending and Budgeting


Module 10 - Care of the Home and Personal Belongings


Module 11 - Safety and Injury Prevention


Module 12 - Personal Care


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Cost Free Online Course (Audit)
Pace Upcoming
Subject Health Care
Provider Coursera
Language English
Certificates Paid Certificate Available
Hours 3-6 hours a week
Calendar 13 weeks long
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1 review for Coursera's Foundations for Assisting in Home Care

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4 out of 4 people found the following review useful
2 years ago
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Petre Mihail is taking this course right now, spending 5 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be medium.
This course is fine, helping me to make a review of all the things about assisting in home care that I learned on my own all along my years of working.
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