Description

This course teaches students the signs and symptoms of medical and mental health emergencies or situations, within the scope of practice of an acupuncture practitioner. The emphasis is on recognizing situations that necessitate referral of a patient to a Western Medicine practitioner, emergency department or urgent care facility. Training in blood borne pathogens, clean needle technique and relevant safety practices are included. This course also addresses safety issues with special populations and provides a beginning framework for understanding pharmacological and nutritional supplement safety issues.

Schedule

  • May 3 2021 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • May 10 2021 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • May 17 2021 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • May 24 2021 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • Jun 7 2021 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • Jun 14 2021 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • Jun 21 2021 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • Jun 28 2021 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • Jul 12 2021 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • Jul 19 2021 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • Jul 26 2021 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • Aug 2 2021 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • Aug 9 2021 1:00PM - 3:00PM
  • Aug 10 2021 1:00PM - 3:00PM

Course Programs

  • Doctor of Acupuncture
  • Doctor of Oriental Medicine
  • Master of Acupuncture
  • Master of Oriental Medicine

Course Details

Course Code
ISci754
Primary Instructor
_Individual _Unknown
Credits
2.00
Start Date
05/02/2021
End Date
08/10/2021
Location
Maryland University of Integrative Health
Method
In-Class