NRS 216 Management of Care

NRS 216- Management of Care

Course Outline

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:

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