School of Emerging Education

Beyond the Basics: Nutrition for the Healthcare Practitioner

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays

April 27, 2020-May 15, 2020

12:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Online through Resurrection University School of Emerging Education

Course Description: Are you confident talking about nutrition with patients? In this course series, we go above and beyond the basics of vitamins, minerals, proteins, fats, and carbs!

Teaching Methods: Synchronous online lectures, videos, active participation, journaling, discussion and examinations

Program Objectives: At the end of this Microcredential the student will be able to:

• Define macro and micronutrients, their uses, overuse and complications of deficiency or toxicity
• Discuss researched nutrition practices and therapeutic use of foods and supplements
• Explain common and fad diets in relationship to eating methodologies
• Recognize cultural and religious dietary needs and practices during treatment suggestions
• Compare smart and safe, versus unclean, cooking and shopping practices
• Instruct patients on label reading and dietary documentation
• Calculate nitrogen balance, caloric need, BMI, waist/hip ratio and body fat percentage
• Introduce concepts of healthy weight gain and loss
• Define the changing needs of patients based on their medical needs, stage of life or medical conditions

Instructor(s) name and credentials: Kristine Tohtz, DC, DABCA, LAc, CACCP, CIFM ©

Cost: Free for actively enrolled ResU students. A microcredential in Basic Nutrition will be awarded upon successful completion of all sections of this course.

Refund & Cancellation Policies: Every attempt is made to offer this program as publicized. However, Resurrection University reserves the right to adjust program dates, location, times, topic(s), faculty, tuition, etc., in order to accommodate for unexpected occurrences and to cancel due to insufficient enrollment. We will only notify advance registrants by phone or email of any program adjustment or cancellation. Resurrection University is not responsible for any expenses incurred by registrants due to adjustments or cancellations. It is recommended to purchase travel insurance for these possible occurrences. Resurrection University makes no representation either directly or indirectly that the substantive matter being presented is approved or within respective scope of licensing.
There are no commercial relationships between the provider or instructors. There is no external entity giving financial support to this course.

Medical Terminology

Monday April 27, 2020, 12:00 a.m. through
Friday May 22, 2020, 11:30 p.m. – self paced

Online through Resurrection University School of Emerging Education

Course Description: Learn the universal language of medicine to streamline your studies and your healthcare career.

Teaching Methods: Self-paced online lectures, videos and examinations.

Program Objectives: Medical Terminology is the language of medicine. People in clinical and nonclinical positions within the healthcare system must be able to easily understand and properly use medical terminology; this allows the practitioner to understand what is being read, written, billed, or communicated during day-to-day job duties. At the end of this Microcredential the student will be able to:

• Define the word origin and structure of common medical terms
• Recall medical prefixes, suffixes, root words, plurals, abbreviations and symbols of body areas and organ systems
• Identify commonly used terms in the Health Science field
• Dissect common medical terms to best understand verbiage in complex conditions

Instructor(s) name(s) and credentials: Theresa Jones, MSEd, RHIA and Deborah Balentine, M.Ed., RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, CHTS-TR

Cost: Free – mandatory for all incoming ResU students. A microcredential in Medical Terminology will be awarded upon successful completion of all sections of this course.

Cancellation Policies: Every attempt is made to offer this program as publicized. However, Resurrection University reserves the right to adjust program dates, location, times, topic(s), faculty, tuition, etc., in order to accommodate for unexpected occurrences and to cancel due to insufficient enrollment. We will only notify advance registrants by phone or email of any program adjustment or cancellation. Resurrection University is not responsible for any expenses incurred by registrants due to adjustments or cancellations. It is recommended to purchase travel insurance for these possible occurrences. Resurrection University makes no representation either directly or indirectly that the substantive matter being presented is approved or within respective scope of licensing.
Disclosures: There are no commercial relationships between the provider or instructors. There is no external entity giving financial support to this course.

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