WECM Appendix

CIP Rubric Number Course Name Semester
Credit Hrs
Cont Hrs
Cont Hrs
51.1615 HOMH 1101 Home Health Aide 1 32 64
51.1615 HOMH 1201 Home Health Aide 2 32 80


CIP Area Code: 51.1615  (Home Health Aide)
Course Title: Home Health Aide
Course Level: Introductory
Course Description: A course in basic client care skills utilized in the home setting. Topics include infection control, safety, basic nutrition and home management. Emphasis on meeting client’s basic physical and psychological needs as related to developmental stage. Development of skills related to promotion of communication and activities of daily living.
Learning Outcomes: The student will demonstrate the skills necessary to provide safe, effective care in the home setting; communicate effectively with clients/families and appropriate resources to assist the client to maintain maximal functional independence; explain the concepts and principles related to safety, infection control, basic patient care and developmental stages as they impact meeting client needs.
Lab Recommended