This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary to compile and maintain a patient's chart and to understand the legal and ethical guidelines that influence its usage. The procedures for performing and managing patient admissions, transfers and discharges in an acute hospital are the primary focus of this course. Problem-solving techniques to manage admissions, transfers and discharges are discussed and practised.
This course is part of the full-time Health Unit Coordinator program
Course code: HLUC 1120
Length: 60.0 hours
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.