HHS 798 (1ON) - Spec Top/ Intro to Telehealth

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Health & Human Services
Online Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2019 - E-term III (01/14/2019 - 03/08/2019)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   7  
CRN: 55447
Explores areas related to specific professional health interests. May repeat but not duplicate subject areas. A) Communication Disorders, B) Health Management and Policy, C) Medical Laboratory Science, D) Nursing, E) Occupational Therapy, F) Kinesiology, G) Recreation Management and Policy, J) Family Studies, K) Social Work, L) Health Promotion, M-Z) Interdisciplinary. Prereq: permission. Special fee on some topics.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated up to 7 times.
Classes not allowed in section: Freshman, Sophomore
Instructors: STAFF

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/14/2019 3/8/2019 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Additional Course Details: 

This course focuses on the ever-changing landscape of telehealth as it relates to Health and Human Services. Students will explore topics such as rural health, digital divides, assistive technology, innovations and current practices in telehealth. Ethical, legal and financial implications of the integration of technology into the helping professions will be explored throughout the course. Students will work collaboratively at a distance to create a multi-media project focused on a topic of interest within the area of telehealth. 

This course uses Open Educational Resources (OER). No textbook is required.