This course builds on the knowledge and skills developed as a Health Care Assistant. It introduces learners to a hospital environment and provides them with the additional information that they will be required to know in order to assist nurses who are working with clients that are acutely ill but stable. This course will enhance the learner's awareness of the changes in the health status of patients and become more confident working with acutely ill patients.
Course code: HRCA 1320
Length: 90 hours
PrerequisitesAdmission to the Acute Care for Health Care Assistants program.
* 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.