Associate of Applied Science
This program prepares individuals to serve as consistent care coordinators synchronizing care of the physical, psychological, and social needs of patients while providing education and support. This comprehensive program provides instruction and direction in all aspects of preparing the student to be successful to navigate patients within the healthcare system from time of diagnosis through completion of treatment. Employed in a variety of healthcare settings, the Patient Advocate is that member of the healthcare team who serves as the primary patient liaison. At this time the State of Michigan does not require licensure or certification to practice this profession.
Program Status: Limited Enrollment