HLTH F106 Human Behavior in Health Care

Discussion of general concepts in human behavior and the specialized psychological issues when dealing with patients and loved ones in health care settings. Students perform self-evaluation and survey other cultures to allow examination of perceptions, individual biases, beliefs and their impacts on behavior.
Primary Material Type:
Online Course
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Project Name:
UAF HEART - Health Education Alaska Rural Training
Medical Assisting

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Chief Andrew Isaac Health Center in Fairbanks, Alaska collaborated with the distance Medical Assisting program developed under this Project to provide internships to employees serving Alaska Native communities throughout the Interior region of Alaska.
Industry Sector:
Health Care and Social Assistance (62)
Healthcare Support Occupations -- Medical Assistants (31-9092)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (51)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Active - requires user to respond to prompts, questions, etc.
Quality Rubric:
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Conducting an evaluation of the instructional materials and providing a report
  • Using an approved rubric to conduct the evaluation of the instructional materials and providing a report
  • SME Quality Report is posted in Skills Commons
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Other Rubric
Course Note:
Medical Assisting Certificate required course


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Copyright / Licensing

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