2021-2022 Catalog 
    
    Dec 07, 2021  
2021-2022 Catalog

NUR 222 - Advanced Nursing I (6 Credits)


This course focuses on the nursing care of adults with self-care deficits and complex health problems.  The nursing process is used to determine nursing actions that are needed to help patients compensate for their inability to engage in self-care.  Supportive nursing actions and related pharmacology are also presented.  Skill attainment is emphasized in the skills laboratory and through concurrent clinical laboratory experiences with adults with a variety of complex health problems. Lecture Hours: 52. Laboratory Hours: 39. Clinical Hours: 117 on a rotating basis. Prerequisite(s): All courses in the practical nursing certificate program with grades of “C” or better or permission of the department head. Course Fee: $140. Laboratory Fee: $59. Insurance Fee: $18. Usually offered in the fall and spring.