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Active as of Fall Semester 2018

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Practical Nursing Skills Lab

2. Course Prefix & Number:
PNUR 1160

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 3

Lecture Hours: 0

Lab Hours: 6

4. Course Description:

This course covers nursing procedures. Concepts and rationales for clean/sterile techniques are explored along with instruction in procedures such as dressing changes, catheterization, suctioning, IV therapy, oxygen therapy, etc. Administration of oral and parenteral medications will also be taught. Documentation of these as well as other types of patient data will be covered, all within the context of the nursing process.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): No placement tests required Score:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

PNUR 1160 - Practical Nursing Skills Lab

There are no prerequisites for this course.

7. Other Prerequisites
Admission to the Practical Nursing Program

9. Co-requisite Courses:

PNUR 1160 - Practical Nursing Skills Lab

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