Thunder Bay • Orillia

Summary of Changes Made in This Calendar - Clinical Skills in Health Care

Medicine 5085 Clinical Skills in Health Care
The focus will be on the taking of a patient's history and performing a physical examination of the body system being studied in each module. Using standardized patients, students will have the opportunity to develop skills in communicating with patients of varying cultural backgrounds and life cycle stages, and interacting with patients following a patient-centered model of care. Students will be expected to demonstrate effective clinical competencies, in diagnostic, therapeutic management at an appropriate level.