NURS140N: Nursing Care I: Concepts and Skills

Class Program
Class Hours 4 Lab Hours 12 Credits 8

This course introduces students to safe nursing care of patients with alterations in physical and mental health conditions across the lifespan. Pathophysiology, pharmacology, and interdisciplinary interventions for selected health alterations affecting integumentary, cardiac, respiratory, endocrine, musculoskeletal, and neurological/ mental health conditions will be studied. Concepts and skills introduced in NURS125N will be applied and further developed throughout the semester. Clinical experiences occur in a combination of settings including inpatient acute rehabilitation, inpatient/outpatient psychiatric, and simulation lab.