Allied Health Lake Land College - Mattoon Illinois

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Allied Health - AHE
Health Science Careers
AHE 051

This course will explore in-depth, health career pathways, educational and aptitude requirements and occupational opportunities needed by health care workers. (Repeatable 1 time)

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Acute Care for the CNA
AHE 052

This course is for students who are currently listed on the IDPH Healthcare Worker Registry as a CNA. This course will prepare a student to work in a hospital based acute care setting. (Repeatable 1 time).

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Home Health Care
AHE 054

This course is for students who are currently listed on the IDPH Healthcare Worker Registry as a CNA. This course will provide students with the skills and knowledge needed for employment as a home health care aide. (Repeatable 1 time).

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Professionalism in Health Care
AHE 045

This course provides students with the skills essential in developing and strengthening professional traits and behaviors. This course will advance students' understanding of professional, ethical, legal aspects as they apply in the health care setting. (Repeatable 1 time).

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Physical Therapy Aide
AHE 050

This course will prepare a CNA to work under the supervision of a PT or PTA and assist them in the care of a patient in a rehabilitation/physical therapy setting.

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Pharmacology for Coders
AHE 057

This course provides an overview of pharmacology and assists the medical coder to recognize drug forms, identify administration routes, and therapeutic uses, read the prescription, and identify drug categories, generic and trade names and associate drugs with clinical applications.

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Basic Nurse Assisting
AHE 040

This course is approved by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) to provide instruction in basic nursing skills in the classroom, laboratory and clinical settings. Students who successfully complete the course will be eligible to take the State of Illinois certified nursing assistant (CNA) examination.

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Medical Terminology
AHE 041

Focuses on basic vocabulary used in medicine, nursing and allied health occupations.

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Advanced Medical Terminology
AHE 042

Builds and enlarges on basic medical vocabulary used in medicine, nursing and allied health occupations.

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Alzheimer's Disease-Upgrade
AHE 043

Prepares students for nurse assistant roles. Meets requirements for Illinois Department of Public Health for Alzheimer's Disease Time Requirements.

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Phlebotomy Techniques
AHE 047

This course prepares students for the role of a phlebotomist including all aspects of specimen collection and processing while maintaining high standards of professionalism.

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Phlebotomy Practicum
AHE 048

This course provides intense clinical training in a patient care environment to achieve the skills required to become a competent and professional phlebotomist. Upon completion, student is eligible to take the PET (ASCP) certification exam.


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Math for Meds
AHE 055

This course will prepare the student to perform drug calculations safely and accurately. Students will be introduced to identification and administration of oral and parenteral medications.

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Pathophysiology
AHE 044

This course provides basic concepts of both structural and functional changes caused by disease in tissues and organs as a basis for understanding clinical manifestations and principles of treatment.

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Exploring Allied Health Careers
AHE 086

Designed for elementary and secondary teachers to provide information about the careers available in Allied Health. Will include information about new technologies in health careers.

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