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HS Health Science

Provides a description of health care professions and the interdisciplinary team, job responsibilities, educational and licensing requirements, employment trends, and salary ranges for health related careers. Students will have an exposure to the history and development of health care in Alaska and the United States. Health care issues will be examined with an emphasis on ethics and cultural diversity. The principles of critical thinking will be introduced and communication skills will be promoted through collaborative discussion, presentation, and projects.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77257 J01 Staff
Egan Wing 114
Wednesday
2:30p - 5:30p
8/29 - 11/21

No notes

Tuition and fees: $801 (additional charges may apply)

Basic CPR techniques and First Aid for controlling bleeding, shock, seizures, obstructed airway/choking, hot and cold-related emergencies, and diabetic crisis. Signs and symptoms of stroke and heart attack are reviewed, as is use of A.E.D. Safety and prevention practices are discussed. The course meets certification requirements for child care providers, outdoor guides, lifeguards, home health aides, group homes, and certified nurse aids. Course materials are derived from American Safety and Health Institute and American Heart Association guidelines.
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72877 J01 Ce Ce Brenner
Technical Ed Center 106
Friday
4:00p - 10:30p
10/5 - 10/6
Technical Ed Center 106
Saturday
9:00a - 5:00p
10/5 - 10/6

No notes

Tuition and fees: $332 (additional charges may apply)

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72878 J02 Ce Ce Brenner
Technical Ed Center 106
Saturday
8:30a - 6:00p
12/7 - 12/8
Technical Ed Center 106
Friday
4:30p - 10:30p
12/7 - 12/8

No notes

Tuition and fees: $332 (additional charges may apply)

HS 105Save 25%
9 CR
Trains students in basic skills needed to assist nurses and to be efficient health care team members. Successful students qualify to sit for the Alaska State Nurse Aide certification exam. Minimum 75 lecture hours and 80 lab/practicum hours.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72879 J01 Ce Ce Brenner
Technical Ed Center 219
Tuesday
4:00p - 6:00p
8/28 - 8/28
Technical Ed Center 219
Thu, Fri
4:00p - 8:00p
8/30 - 8/31
Technical Ed Center 219
Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri
4:00p - 8:00p
9/4 - 9/21
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Mon, Wed
6:00a - 2:30p
9/24 - 9/26
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Thursday
1:30p - 10:00p
9/27 - 9/27
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Mon, Wed
6:00a - 2:30p
10/1 - 10/3

Prerequisite: Instructor approval and completed application with criminal background check, health examination, current TB test and immunizations.

Section requirement: Instructor approval required. Students must complete the HS CNA application prior to registration. Once approved by the instructor, students will be notified to register. Pick up and return completed applications to the School of Career Education Tech center located downtown at 1415 Harbor Way. Contact health sciences program at (907) 796-6125 or email cebrenner2@alaska.edu.

Tuition and fees: $2351 (additional charges may apply)

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77143 JD1 Ce Ce Brenner
Technical Ed Center 219
Sunday
1:00p - 4:00p
9/9 - 10/28
Distance Ed WEB
9/9 - 11/4
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Thu, Fri, Sat
6:00a - 2:30p
10/18 - 10/20
Wildflower Ct. (Hospital)
Sun, Fri, Sat
6:00a - 2:30p
11/1 - 11/4

Prerequisite: Instructor approval and completed application with criminal background check, health examination, current TB test and immunizations.

Section requirement: Instructor approval required. Students must complete the HS CNA application prior to registration. Once approved by the instructor, students will be notified to register. Pick up and return completed applications to the School of Career Education Tech center located downtown at 1415 Harbor Way. Contact health sciences program at (907) 796-6125 or email cebrenner2@alaska.edu.

Tuition and fees: $2351 (additional charges may apply)

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77023 K01 Rachel Funk,
Siri Alvey
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 105
Thu, Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
9/13 - 11/16

UAS Writing placement exam or high school or GED diploma or college transcript.

Overview and orientation for course offered to interested students August 1 at 5:30pm or August 2 at noon or by appointment. Preregistration is not available. Students are responsible for additional requirements and fees not included in the university tuition and fees. Students must meet with UAS staff prior to first day of class to return completed packet.

Tuition and fees: $2148 (additional charges may apply)

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78018 K02 Rachel Funk,
Siri Alvey
Ketchikan High School
Thursday
7:00a - 4:00p
9/6 - 2/21
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 105
Mon, Tue
7:00a - 4:00p
3/18 - 3/19
Arranged
Thursday
7:00a - 7:00p
3/28 - 3/28
Arranged
Thu, Fri
7:00a - 7:00p
4/11 - 4/26

Prerequisite: Instructor approval and completed application with criminal background check, health examination, current TB test and immunizations.

This course is for Ketchikan High School students only. Course meets 9/26/18 - 4/26/19. Must have instructor permission to register. See course syllabus for specific class/skills/clinicals dates.

Tuition and fees: $2177 (additional charges may apply)

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76340 T01 Darcie Ziel
Sitka Campus 117
Wednesday
5:30p - 8:30p
8/29 - 11/21

Prerequisite: Instructor approval and completed application with criminal background check, health examination, current TB test and immunizations.

Students will need to provide proof of immunization during the first class. Additional Costs not included in the course fee are: $125 Uniforms/Equipment/Textbooks, $20 fingerprint/background check.

Tuition and fees: $2289 (additional charges may apply)

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Introduces business aspects of medical offices and administrative duties of medical assistants. Includes telephone and reception procedures, appointment scheduling, medical law and ethics, professionalism, verbal communication, and medical record keeping for the medical office. Course requires lecture and lab work. Special fees may apply.
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77045 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/27 - 12/15
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
10/6 - 10/9
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
12/1 - 12/4

Prerequisite: Admission to Medical Assisting program; HS S114; and HS 116 or 100-level math or higher; grade of C- or higher for all prerequisites.

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical clinical skills lab sessions for practice and evaluation of competencies. Students are responsible for travel-related expenses to one of these campuses for the skills lab intensives. Student is also required to have scrubs and a stethoscope for labs. Juneau Clinical Lab.

Tuition and fees: $991 (additional charges may apply)

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77075 TD2 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/27 - 12/15
Kenai
Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
10/11 - 10/13
Kenai
Sunday
9:00a - 1:00p
10/14 - 10/14
Kenai
Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
12/6 - 12/8
Kenai
Sunday
9:00a - 1:00p
12/9 - 12/9

Prerequisite: Admission to Medical Assisting program; HS S114; and HS 116 or 100-level math or higher; grade of C- or higher for all prerequisites.

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical clinical skills lab sessions for practice and evaluation of competencies. Students are responsible for travel-related expenses to one of these campuses for the skills lab intensives. Student is also required to have scrubs and a stethoscope for labs. Kenai Clinical Lab.

Tuition and fees: $991 (additional charges may apply)

HS 135
3 CR
An introduction to root forms, prefixes and suffixes, and medical abbreviations. Focus is on terminology of body systems related to symptomatology, diseases and treatment.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77255 J01 Titinia Howell
Technical Ed Center 106
Tue, Thu
10:00a - 12:00p
8/28 - 10/11
Technical Ed Center 106
Tue, Thu
10:00a - 12:00p
10/23 - 11/6
Technical Ed Center 106
Tuesday
10:00a - 11:00a
11/13 - 11/13

Prerequisite: Placement at WRTG S110 or higher.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $801 (additional charges may apply)

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76993 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/27 - 12/15

Prerequisite: Placement at WRTG S110 or higher.

For more information students can go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support.

Tuition and fees: $735 (additional charges may apply)

Introduction to the theory and competencies for clinical duties performed by medical assistants in outpatient facilities. Includes care of patients in the examining room, use and care of medical instruments and supplies, assisting with clinical procedures, classification and pharmacodynamics of medications, safety and emergency practices. Special fees apply. Course requires lecture and lab work.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77046 TD1 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/27 - 12/15
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
10/6 - 10/9
Outreach JNU
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
12/1 - 12/4

Prerequisite: Admission to Medical Assisting program; HS S102, concurrent enrollment, or current first aid provider level CPR; HS S114; HS S116 or 100-level math or higher; grade of C- or higher in all prerequisites.

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical clinical skills lab sessions for practice and evaluation of competencies. Students are responsible for travel-related expenses to one of these campuses for the skills lab intensives. Student is also required to have scrubs and a stethoscope for labs. Juneau Clinical Lab.

Tuition and fees: $1091 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77076 TD2 Amy Samuel
Distance Ed WEB
8/27 - 12/15
Kenai
Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
10/11 - 10/13
Kenai
Sunday
9:00a - 1:00p
10/14 - 10/14
Kenai
Thu, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 6:00p
12/6 - 12/8
Kenai
Sunday
9:00a - 1:00p
12/9 - 12/9

Prerequisite: Admission to Medical Assisting program; HS S102, concurrent enrollment, or current first aid provider level CPR; HS S114; HS S116 or 100-level math or higher; grade of C- or higher in all prerequisites.

It is a mandatory requirement that students participate in face to face clinical clinical skills lab sessions for practice and evaluation of competencies. Students are responsible for travel-related expenses to one of these campuses for the skills lab intensives. Student is also required to have scrubs and a stethoscope for labs. Kenai Clinical Lab.

Tuition and fees: $1091 (additional charges may apply)

HS 203
3 CR
Introduction to nutrition as a health science. Students examine the basic principles of nutrition as they relate to human needs and behaviors throughout the life cycle. Some elements of clinical nutrition are explored. Meets the nutrition requirement for nursing and other health science majors.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
76994 TD1 Lisa Sadleir Hart
Distance Ed COLL
Wednesday
5:30p - 7:30p
8/27 - 12/15

Prerequisite: CHEM S103. BIOL S103 recommended.

BIOL S103 highly recommended but not required. Order books from MBS Direct. Go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support for more information.

Tuition and fees: $735 (additional charges may apply)

An overview of the relationship of people to their environment, how it affects their physical well-being and what they can do to influence environmental quality and to enhance public health protection. Examines health problems associated with chemical, physical and biological agents, how they impact food safety, infectious disease, air quality, water quality and land resources in community and occupational settings. Policies intended to improve public health through mitigation of environmental impacts are also discussed.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72887 J01 Clint Farr
Egan Wing 113
Thursday
5:30p - 8:15p
8/27 - 12/15

Prerequisite: WRTG S110.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $801 (additional charges may apply)

HS 291
3 - 6 CR
Students are employed (paid or unpaid) in either a facility or community-based healthcare setting. Students work in an approved agency, under supervision of both a qualified professional at work and a faculty sponsor. Requires 50 clock hours per credit.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72888 J01 Ce Ce Brenner
Arranged
8/27 - 12/15

Prerequisite: Admission to HS program and faculty permission via approval form.

Available for 3 to 6 credits, to be determined at time of registration. Section requirement: Admission to the Health Sciences program and a signed Special Course Contract required with registration.

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $267; (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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