Resident Care Worker Practicum
This course prepares students for the transition,to practice in a health care setting. In this 4,week clinical placement, students will be placed,in long-term care settings. Under the guidance of,an RCW preceptor, students will focus on,consolidating program skills while providing,person-centred care. Students will progress from,active participation to independent practice by,continuing to develop confidence and competence in,the following areas: therapeutic communication,,professional behavior, personal care,interventions, observations, reporting and,recording, time management and organization, the,promotion and maintenance of a safe work,environment, and participation as an,inter-disciplinary team member.