NUA 105 Home Health Aide Theory

2 Credit Hours • 30 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Introduces the student to the expanding field of Home Health Nursing, The student will discover the uniqueness of Home Health Care and the vital role that the nursing assistant plays as part of the home care team. The student will learn how to assist home care patients with activities of daily living and maintain a safe, clean, and comfortable environment. The student will also learn the differences and challenges of caring for patients in their natural home environment versus institutional settings.