Essential Functions in the Cognitive Domain

  • Comprehend, retain, recall, and apply complex information learned in required prerequisite courses to the program's professional course work.

  • Read, comprehend, integrate, critically analyze, interpret, and apply information from written materials, demonstrations, lectures, laboratory sessions, and research literature, and other pertinent sources to develop and support the rationale for appropriate patient examinations, evaluations, assessments, interventions, discharges, and or referrals.

  • Collect, organize, prioritize and document information to make safe, appropriate and timely decisions regarding patient care for the purposes of examination, evaluation, assessment, intervention, discharge, and or referral for any patient.

  • Demonstrate management skills including planning, organizing, supervising, and delegating.