Nov 19, 2019  
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NUR 1022 - Fundamentals of Nursing - AS


6 credits
Prerequisites: Acceptance into the ASN Program-Entry or Transition Nursing Curriculum
Corequisites: NUR 1022L  
Students are introduced to the practice of the associate degree nurse and the role as provider and manager of care, and member of the discipline of nursing. Professional nursing practice includes nursing history and theory, professional nursing standards, concept of caring, and the importance of evidence based nursing practices. Using the nursing process, students use critical thinking skills to assess human needs and the actual or potential problems that interfere with the client's ability to meet basic needs. Students learn the nurse's role in the delivery of safe, effective, and quality nursing care for clients with alterations in basic physiologic and psychosocial needs during the adult lifespan.



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