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NURS 110
Fundamentals Practicum


Credits: 4
Clock Hours per Quarter: 80

AA Discipline:

   Lab Hours:80


Description
This course applies theory from NURS 100. The focus is on the management of care of older adults in the long-term care environment. Prerequisite: Admission to the Nursing program. Co-requisite: NURS 100.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Identify ways in which research/nursing science, current standards of practice, clinical experience, and patient preferences are used to make nursing judgments.
  • Plan and provide safe, holistic nursing care that is individualized to address patients' diverse preferences, values and needs.
  • Effectively use interpersonal communication and management principles when working with health care team members to promote optimal health outcomes and minimize risk of harm.
  • Use technology to obtain and communicate information, enhance patient safety, and support decision-making within professional, ethical, and legal standards.
  • Demonstrate professional behaviors that are consistent with moral/ethical and legal principles, that adhere to regulatory guidelines and standard-based care, and which promote the profession of nursing.

  • Course Topics
  • Nursing Process
  • Documentation
  • Electronic Health Record (EHR)
  • Medication Administration
  • Dosage Calculations
  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills
  • Basic Assessment Skills
  • Mobility
  • Safety
  • Sterile Technique
  • Wound Care

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    NURS 110
    Fall 2014
    1616
    Grace Hiner
    NURS 110
    Fall 2014
    6586
    Grace Hiner
    NURS 110
    Fall 2013
    1616
    Grace Hiner
    NURS 110
    Fall 2013
    6586
    Grace Hiner
    NURS 110
    Fall 2012
    1616
    Grace Hiner


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
     
     
     
     
    X
     
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.