LPN-RN Role Transition & Medical Surgical Nursing I

NUR234

Focus on the theoretical component of transition to the registered nurse role, nursing process, and further development of skills required for professional practice. Emphasis on the role of the registered nurse as provider of care, communicator, client advocate, and educator, as well as the development of professional behaviors, communication, and teaching/learning principles. Exploration of professional nursing care of diverse adult consumers exhibiting acute and chronic health conditions. Beginning use of informatics and evidence-based practice to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate consumer-centered care.

6 Credits: 6 Lecture

Prerequisites:
BIO125 and BIO201 and ENL111 and MTH124 and NUR118 and PSY203; or
BIO125 and BIO201 and ENL111 and MTH180 and NUR118 and PSY203; or
BIO125 and BIO201 and ENL111 and MTH159 and NUR118 and PSY203; or
BIO125 and BIO201 and ENL111 and MTH151 and NUR118 and PSY203; or
BIO125 and BIO201 and ENL111 and MTH153 and NUR118 and PSY203; or
BIO125 and BIO201 and ENL111 and MTH190 and NUR118 and PSY203; or
BIO125 and BIO201 and ENL111 and MTH240 and NUR118 and PSY203; or
BIO125 and BIO201 and ENL111 and MTH125 and NUR118 and PSY203