Diversified Health Occupations

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Level(s): Flesch-Kincaid

Author : Louise Simmers, M.Ed.


960 Pages  Hardcover 

7th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2004, 2001, 1998

©2009 , Published


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The highly respected Diversified Health Occupations, now in its seventh edition, is the informational authority on careers in health care. Organized in two parts, the first section of the book presents foundational information required to enter a broad range of health professions. The second provi... more


Conforms to National Health Care Skills Standards, with a new appendix demonstrating correlation of chapters in the text to these standards

Medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, communication skills and professional standards and appearance are covered

Step-by-step procedures provide detail... more

New to this Edition

New chapter highlights history and trends of health care

Mandates of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) are incorporated throughout

Careers have been organized according to National Career Clusters

New section on bioterrorism provides information on prevention and act... more