HST.220 Introduction to the Care of Patients


Class Info

Elective subject for HST/MD candidates only. Provides an introduction to the care of patients through opportunities to observe and participate in doctor-patient interaction in an outpatient, office-based environment, and through patient-oriented seminars. Students are exposed to some of the practical realities of providing patient care. Topics include basic interviewing, issues of ethics and confidentiality, and other aspects of the doctor-patient relationship. Requirements include regular attendance, and a short paper on patient care. Limited to 15.

This class has no prerequisites.

HST.220 will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by H. Heller.

This class counts for a total of 3 credits.

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