RPT 241: Rehabilitation and Home Care for the RCP

Credits 2 Lecture Hours 2 Lab Hours 0
Clinical Credits

This course presents special considerations which apply to rehabilitation and home care of the patient with cardiopulmonary disorders. Emphasis is placed upon the role of the RCP within the home care medical community and modification of techniques and procedures necessary for effective pulmonary management. Upon completion, the student should be able to demonstrate an understanding of discharge planning and disease management protocols as applied to rehabilitation and the continuation of effective respiratory care outside of an acute care facility. This is a CORE course.


RPT 220, 221, 222, and 223.