Description
Nursing Skills
This course focuses on development of clinical skills and physical assessment across the lifespan. Content includes mathematic calculations and vonversions 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 31543302
Academic Group
Technical Diploma
Academic Organization
Nursing
Enrollment Requirements
Student must be enrolled in Practical Nursing Program. Student must be concurrently enrolled in Nurs Fund (543-301), Nurs Skill (543-302), Nurs Pharm (543-303), Nurs Clin (543-304).