Jun 21, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog
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NUR 1110 - Nursing I

10 Credits

This is an introductory course in the Associate Degree Nursing program that orients the student to the role of the nurse. Emphasis is placed on the nursing process and clinical judgment as students begin to develop skills in helping patients of all ages to meet their basic needs. Concepts of study include professionalism, tissue integrity, infection, safety and quality, gas exchange, perfusion, fluid and electrolyte imbalance, elimination, thermoregulation, mobility, caring, communication, pain and comfort, and culture and spirituality. . The student will learn basic nursing skills needed to implement the nursing process, with emphasis on communication and clinical judgment skills in caring for patients with common health problems. Local hospitals and nursing homes are used for clinical experiences.

Prerequisite: BIO 2511 BIO 2513 BIO 2521  and BIO 2523  
Corequisite: None
Prerequisite/Corequisite: EPY 2533 , BIO 2921  and BIO 2923  

7 Hours Lecture
2 Hours Lab
1 Hours Clinical

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