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NURS 111
Practicum I


Credits: 4
Clock Hours per Quarter: 80

AA Discipline:

   Lab Hours:80


Description
An application of theory from NURS 101. The focus is on providing care for clients of all ages in acute care facilities.    Prerequisite: NURS 100 and 110. Co-requisite: NURS 101.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate critical thinking in the use of the nursing process.
  • Demonstrate use of management/leadership principles in the delivery of client/patient care.
  • Perform interventions in a safe and effective manner.
  • Use therapeutic communication.
  • Demonstrate professional behaviors.

  • Course Topics
  • Administration of IV Fluids and IVPB Medications
  • Care of the Surgical Client
  • Insulin Administration
  • Respiratory and Tracheostomy Care
  • Management of Orthopedic Devices (Splints, Casts, Positioning Devices)
  • Client Education
  • Electronic Health Record

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    NURS 111
    Winter 2015
    1622
    Grace Hiner
    NURS 111
    Winter 2015
    6591
    Grace Hiner
    NURS 111
    Winter 2014
    1622
    Grace Hiner
    NURS 111
    Winter 2014
    6591
    Grace Hiner
    NURS 111
    Winter 2013
    1622
    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.