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Spring 2014 Course Catalog 
Spring 2014 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PN 101 - Nursing 1(and Lab, and Clinical)

7 credits

The concepts of health and the role of the practical nurse in the health care system form the basis of this course. Client individuality with a sensitivity to family, community and cultural needs is emphasized. The nursing process, legal-ethical issues, infection control, normal nutrition, communication skills, and medication administration are introduced. Basic nursing skills are taught in the lab. Focuses on the clinical application of fundamental nursing skills. Clinical ends mid- semester.

Notes: Was PNA 101/102/141 previous to Fall 2010.

Enrollment limited to students matriculated in the PN curriculum.
Corequisite: NURSE 102 - Dosage Calculations, and PEH 116A - CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer.
Prerequisites: BIOL 121 - Anatomy and Physiology 1(and Lab), and ENG 101 - Composition and Literature 1.  
Offered fall semester.