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Pharmacology for Practical NursesThis course contains nursing theory and skills related to the general principles of medication administration. Terminology, abbreviations, and knowledge of medications required to interpret physician orders are emphasized. Preparation and administration of medications via oral, topical, and parenteral routes are practiced and demonstrated. Skills lab is required in preparation for clinical participation. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.4Admission into the practical nursing programNURS1141View
Infection Control Utilizing a fully on-line course format, the student will learn about different infectious organisms and their influence on the human body. The student will review the history of infection control, discover how the disease process works and investigate how the complex immune system functions. Standard and transmission-based precautions will be discussed. Methods to enhance immunity and assist in the prevention of disease transmission will be covered. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.1Qualifying score on the computer literacy assessment test OR CPLT1100 or CPLT1200. High School diploma or GED or concurrently enrolled under the PSEOPNURS1143View
Nursing Skills IThe Nursing Skills I course builds a foundation of skills and knowledge for the practical nurse. Topics covered will include the head to toe data collection, airway management, sterile technique, pain management and genitourinary procedures. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.3Admission into the practical nursing programNURS1161View
Foundations IIThis clinical course provides opportunity for the student to apply skills and nursing theory in an acute, sub-acute or rehabilitation patient care setting under faculty supervision. Students provide nursing skills, designated medical treatments and medication administration for patients between the ages of 18 and 65 + years. Development of organizational skills in the management of a multiple patient care assignment (2 or more patients) is required during this clinical rotation. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.4NURS1141, NURS1161, NURS1191, NURS1103 and HLTH2001. Prerequisite or concurrent NURS1222, and NURS1261. Current CPR or BLS for Health Care Provider or professional rescuer. Successful completion of pre-clinical math test with a score of 100%. Current TB skin or blood test or Chest X-ray. Current clear criminal background studyNURS1201View
Adult Nursing IIThis course explores the following system as they relate to health and disease: gastrointestinal, renal, reproductive, integumentary, and neurosensory. Disease processes and related symptoms are analyzed. Emphasis is on the practical nurse's role in diagnostic testing, intervention, treatment and related pharmacology.4NURS1141, NURS1161, NURS1191, and HLTH2001NURS1222View
Maternal Child NursingThis course explores well-child care, and pediatric health issues. Pregnancy, labor and delivery, prenatal and post partum care are discussed. The importance of family centered care is emphasized.2NURS1103, NURS1222, and NURS1261NURS1242View
Nursing Skills IIThis course builds upon knowledge presented in Nursing Skills I. Students explore pre/post-op care, dressing changes, drainage tubes, neurological checks, gastric lavage and enteral feedings with medication administration. Practice and evaluation in a skills lab is required for clinical participation. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.3NURS1141, NURS1161, NURS1191 and HLTH2001NURS1261View
Documentation for NursesThis course will present charting steps, guidelines, and tips on improving documentation. Components for meeting professional and regulatory requirements will also be presented.1NURS1161 or current RN or LPN licenseNURS1270View
Transcultural NursingThis course will explore meanings and expressions of health, illness, caring, and healing transculturally. This will prepare the student for practice in a culturally diverse environment.1NURS1161 or current RN or LPN licenseNURS1275View
Geriatric NursingThis course will expand the students knowledge of nursing care in the geriatric population. It will address geriatric nursing care in a variety of life settings and prepare the student for work in elder care.2NURS1141 and NURS1191 or current RN or LPN licenseNURS1280View