Jun 02, 2020  
2019-2020 Student Handbook and Undergraduate Catalog 
  
2019-2020 Student Handbook and Undergraduate Catalog
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PNUR 1245 - Fundamental Nursing Concepts and Skills II

Credit Hours: 5 Lecture Hours: 4 SWE: 3
Prerequisite(s): PNUR 1138 - Fundamental Nursing Concepts and Skills I  with a grade of “C” or better; PNUR 1111 - Vocational Legal and Ethical Concepts ; with a grade of “C” or better
Corequisite(s): PNUR 1211 - Pharmacology Concepts & Applications  & PNUR 1161 - Nursing Care of the Geriatric Client 
This course focuses on concept and skill integration for the practical nurse. The student is introduced to the relationships of basic human needs, health and wellness, rehab and preventative healthcare. Theory related to stress and adaptation during illness, problem-solving and critical thinking skills are covered. An introduction to the nursing process, data collection, documentation, implementation, and evaluation of care are covered along with community responses to health maintenance and illness. Procedures for admission, transfer, and discharge as well as emergency preparedness and basic health assessment are covered. Laboratory includes surgical asepsis, wound care, assessment and documentation while performing care for clients in the long-term care setting. A grade of “C” or better is required for passing.



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