NURS 198A Basic Nursing Concepts Clinical I

NURS 198A is the initial clinical course, and focuses on the attainment of basic clinical and communication skills in the Nursing Learning Laboratory. End of Program Student Learning Outcomes (EPSLOs) of professionalism, communication, assessment, planning, and caring interventions as defined by the Department of Nursing will be introduced in this course. Clinical experiences encompass restorative and supportive nursing skills that protect, promote and optimize health/abilities; prevent illness/ injury and alleviate suffering throughout all stages of client growth and development. Prerequisites: High school chemistry and algebra, or equivalent. Co-requisite: NURS 121 - Basic Nursing Concepts I. S/U grade only. Course fee required. Fall.