Nursing Techniques   [Archived Catalog]
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NUR 1022C - Nursing Techniques


This course introduces the beginning nursing student to psychomotor techniques that are needed in the delivery of safe, quality health care to clients across the lifespan. The techniques are initially taught in the nursing simulation laboratory. Laboratory sessions will include demonstration, return demonstration and testing of selective techniques. These sessions allow the students to practice nursing techniques in a risk free environment prior to entering the clinical environment. Proficiency of nursing techniques will be enhanced with additional community experiences. This experience will include a four-hour community service experience.
Degrees Offered: A.S., B.S.N.

Credit Hours:4. 
Contact Hours: 1 lecture hour; 2 laboratory hours; 4 clinical hours.
Student Advising Notes – Admission to the Nursing program.