NU 253: Clinical: Fundamentals & Assessment

Class Program
Credits 2
Experiences in this course correlate to theories and concepts in NU 250 and NU 252. Students are introduced to medical-surgical nursing in acute and sub-acute settings with an emphasis on skills needed to provide basic nursing care to adults with common health conditions. Students focus on assessment, deducting nursing diagnoses, planning, providing, and evaluating patient-centered care. Communication and documentation are key skills. Categories of independent, dependent and interdependent nursing diagnoses are also addressed.
Prerequisite Courses
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