Community Health Management Course

 Community Health Management Course: A Design

Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, MHA, MHPEd, MS Surg
1997-2000-

Year Level

I

II

III

IV

1st semester

CHM I

CHM III

CHM V

CHM VII

2nd semester

CHM II

CHM IV

CHM VI

Community Health Management I

Learning Objectives:

At the end of the course, the student must be able to:

1. Make a community diagnosis of his assigned community.

2. Formulate a 4-year comprehensive plan to solve the health problems of his assigned community.

3. Conduct public health education on hygiene as a promotive and preventive factor in health.

4. Train a group of barangay health workers in his assigned community on basic promotive, preventive, curative, and rehabilitative care.

5. Manage a health care unit in his assigned community.

6. Demonstrate skills of a primary health care physician in his assigned community.

7. Demonstrate problem-based learning skills.

8. Demonstrate self-directed learning skills.

 

Learning Strategies and Activities:

1. Under the guidance of the community preceptor,

1.1 Make a courtesy call on the community leaders and the health sector.

1.2 Make a community diagnosis.

1.3 Formulate a 4--year health plan.

1.4 Accomplish all the prescribed learning objectives.

2. Group meeting once a week or more often with the preceptor to discuss problems and progress of projects and programs.

3. Submit a logbook to contain

3.1 All patients seen and handled.

3.2 All activities undertaken.

3.3 Experiential learning report

4. Submit accomplishment reports.