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Tel: 661-294-1188 ext 707 |Address: 27801 N. Dickason Dr. Valencia, CA 91355


Patient Care 2

Sophomores MSA Class

This course is designed to prepare students to perform clinical skills including examining room procedures, taking vital signs and medical histories, first aid, CPR, and routine laboratory procedures. Students will apply knowledge and skills acquired in Patient Care 1 to an understanding of patient care delivery systems, effective patient communication, medical ethics and legal responsibilities, infection control procedures, patient nutrition and wellness, behavioral health, and patient care for end of life.  

What Do Sophomores Do In MSA?

Sophomore Responsibilities

Sophomores have an understanding of basic first aid, treatment of injuries, and emergency procedures. They are expected to know these skills in case a situation arises. Sophomores are primarily in charge of giving water to athletes and assisting the upperclassmen with treating injuries.


Sophomore Hour Requirements

Work Based Learning: 30 hrs./ semester

Community Service: 10 hrs./ semester

Team Bonding: 5 hrs./ semester


Sophomore Certifications

  • Basic Life Support

  • First Aid

  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Certification

  • Bloodborne Pathogens

  • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Certification