Become an advocate for those in need. As a non-medical health provider, find solutions for clients by facilitating access to medical care, housing, food, education, employment and other areas. Through this comprehensive online program, gain real-life skills so you can evaluate clients’ needs and create plans to address them. Find out how to forge community partnerships, build resources and navigate the Nevada healthcare system. Learn how to convey healthy living practices through nutrition and disease prevention tips. Better understand HIPAA guidelines to ensure client rights and confidentiality, and how to report and maintain required documentation. Further, develop case-management and time management strategies, as well as the importance of self-care, coping skills and how to debrief difficult cases.
Requirements for this course include purchasing the e-textbook
for an extra fee of about $80, access to a computer with a reliable internet connection and the ability to spend 8-10 hours a week online completing assignments.