FOCUS AREAS (Individualized learning plan based on Pre-test and other evaluations)

  1.  Basic Conversational Spanish-  Pronunciation, Tactical Syntax and Grammar
  2. The Therapeutic Relationship -  General greetings, addressing the patient, provider’s introduction, Extended introduction, Setting the agenda.
  3. History of Present Illness – Chief Complaint, History of Present Illness, Basic Anatomy
  4. Past Medical History and Review of Systems_Acute Illness,  Chronic Illnesses, Past Surgical History .  Review of Systems
  5. Medications and Drug Effects -   Medication History, Medication instructions, Allergies and side effects.
  6. Family History- Family Members, Family life and Health , Family History.
  7. Social and Sexual History – Confidentiality, Social History, Travel History and risk exposures, Substance abuse, Sexual History, , Reproductive system review.
  8. Mental Health and Cognition – General Mental Health, Spirituality, Cognitive Assessment, Psychiatric History and Review , The Mental Status Exam
  9. Preventive Health and Nutrition - Access o Preventive Medical Care, Routine Screening, Immunizations, Exercise and Safety screening, Diet and nutrition,
  10. Pediatrics – 3rd Person, Perinatal history, Immunizations, Diet, Common Pediatric illnesses
  11. Physical Examination-   General Exam, Specialized Exam, physical findings
  12. Procedures and Informed consent- Informed Consent, Discussing Procedures, Advanced Directives
  13. Impression and Plan-  Physician’s Impression, Plan of Care, Testing and Test Results ,  Bad news, System –based summary of Impression and plan. ,  Concluding the visit
  14. Working with interpreters