Description
Nursing Skills
This course focuses on development of clinical skills and physical assessment across the lifespan. Content includes mathematic calculations and conversions related to clinical skills, blood pressure assessment, aseptic technique, wound care, oxygen administration, tracheostomy care, suctioning, management of enteral tubes, basic medication administration, glucose testing, enemas, ostomy care, and catheterization. In addition, the course includes techniques related to obtaining a health history and basic physical assessment skills using a body systems approach.
Details
Grading Basis
Official
Units
3
Offering
Course
NRSAD 10543102
Academic Group
Associate Degree
Academic Organization
Nursing
Enrollment Requirements
Acceptance to the Associate Degree Nursing Program and completion of all pre-nursing courses.
Typically Offered
Fall, Spring