NRS 216 Management of Care
NRS 216- Management of Care
Course Number & Name: NRS 216 Management of Care
Credit Hours: 8.0 Contact Hours: Lecture: 3.0 Lab/Clinical: 15.0
Prerequisites: Grade of “C” or better in NRS 206
Co-requisites: SOC 101, HST 101 Concurrent Courses: NRS 217
Course Description: In this course, students provide safe, culturally sensitive care to multiple patients with emergent, critical and chronic complex health problems in a variety of health care settings. Laboratory activities will focus on simulated unfolding scenarios to validate student clinical judgment, previously learned psychomotor skills and role transition from student to professional nurse. Clinical activities provide students with the opportunity to strengthen clinical judgment, set priorities for patients with unpredictable outcomes and practice greater independence in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team. Management and delegation skills will be the main focus of all clinical activities.
Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following: