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Kiamichi Technology Center - Talihina
2013
Health Science
Therapeutic Services
Vision Care Assistant
Vision Care Assistant
HL0010061
After completion of the Health Careers Core Curriculum (Technology Center) core students in this major will learn about major body systems with an emphasis on the interaction of these systems and ocular anatomy and physiology. Students will also learn about common ocular abnormalities and disease processes along with eye care medications and their uses. They will also learn the basic concepts and principles of office practices and procedures including maintenance of diagnostic and vision care equipment. In addition students will also learn about ocular examination techniques, basic optics and refractive error correction, and contact lens types and their appropriate wear and care regimen.

Students will practice in a variety of settings as chosen by the instructor. Upon completion of this course, students will have experience and skills necessary to become employed in a vision care setting.
No
900.0
Yes
Courses
  Course Code Course Title Hours Actions
Course in official sequence HL00032 Health Careers Core Curriculum (Technology Center) 225.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00342 Core Medical Terminology 45.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00046 Anatomy and Physiology 120.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00169 Core Healthcare Provider CPR and First Aid 15.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00181 Introduction to Vision Care 30.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00031 Ocular Anatomy and Physiology 45.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00182 Ocular Disease and Ocular Pharmacology 45.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00094 Vision Care Practice - Front Office 45.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00352 Vision Care Practice - Introduction to the Back Office 45.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00353 Vision Care Assistant Techniques 45.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00354 Optics and Vision Correction 45.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00086 Critical Thinking in the Vision Care Practice 45.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00095 Contact Lenses and Vision Care Dispensing 45.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00355 Vision Care Instrument Maintenance 30.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00460 Vision Care Clinicals Intro 75.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog