HLPR Health Professions

HLPR   1100   Intr Hlth Care/Med Terminology

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Introduction to concepts necessary for effective, ethical performance in the health care delivery system. Terminology of medicine. Basic foundation course.

Prerequisite(s): MATH   1001 or MATH   1111.

HLPR   1200   Multidicipl Skills/Hlth Prof

2 Credit Hours.   2 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Emphasis on basic patient care skills common to all health professions. Patient and health practitioner safety is emphasized in class and laboratory exercises.

Prerequisite(s): MATH   1001 or MATH   1111.

Corequisite(s): HLPT 1200L.

HLPR   1200L   Multi Dicipl Skls/Hlth Pro Lab

0 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   3 Lab Hours.

Corequisite(s): HLPR   1200.

HLPR   2000   Intro Research in Health Prof

2 Credit Hours.   2 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Introduction to methods of scientific research in the health professions. Steps of the research process, critique of research reports, completion of literature review.

Prerequisite(s): ENGL   1102 and MATH   1111 or MATH   1001 or MATH   1113 or MATH 1161 or MATH 2072 and MATH 2200 or MATH   1401.

HLPR   2010   Cult Illns Disg & Trtmnt

2-3 Credit Hours.   2-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Examines health practices around the world. Investigates how different cultural, social and ethnic groups explain the causes of illnesses, the types of treatments they seek and services available for diagnosis. Involves several modules taught by different professors.

Prerequisite(s): ENGL   1101.

HLPR   2400   Principles of Pharmacology

2 Credit Hours.   2 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Principles of pharmacology to include routes of drug administration, absorption, distribution, tissue accumulation, metabolism, and excretion. Additional topics include pharamacodynamics, drug interactions, toxicology, and changes across the life span.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in BIOL   2082.

HLPR   3200   Interprofessional Teams in Healthcare Organizations

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

An introduction to theory and skills related to interprofessional practice in healthcare organizations.

Prerequisite(s): ENGL   1102.