Visiting Day



This lesson will prepare the student to assist in patient examinations. The students will learn to prepare the exam room, take height, weight, head circumference of infants, conduct vision and auditory exams for a patient physical. For the assessment of this lesson students will bring in family members to act as their patients and family members will be able to provide feedback on their experience.

Length of time

one class period
55 Minutes

Industries / Subjects / Grades

Industries / Pathways
  • Health Science and Medical Technology Health Science and Medical Technology

Standards and Objectives


California Academic Content Standards (1)
California's 2008 CTE Standards (3)

Related Instructional Objectives (SWBAT...)

  • The student will be able to prepare and and maintain an aseptic exam room for routine patient exams.
  • The student will be able to effective communicate the goals and objectives of the exam to the patient.
  • The student will accurate document results of the exam in a clinical record either hard copy or electronically.

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