You are here: Home instructional_framework official_framework Health Careers Education Fundamentals of Nursing
Navigation
Log in


Need a new SSL certificate?
 

View Career Major Course

Course Information
Health Careers Education
HL00098
Fundamentals of Nursing
160.00
This course is an introduction to nursing care. Topics include utilizing the nursing process, performing assessment/data collection, and providing patient education. Principles and skills of nursing practice, documentation, and an introduction to physical assessment/data collection are taught. Special topics covering the care of the geriatric patient, the dying patient, the oncology patient, the pre/post operative patient, and the management of pain are included in the course. Emphasis will be placed on developing critical thinking skills, demonstrating professionalism by maintaining confidentiality, recognizing legal/ethical responsibilities, acting as a patient advocate, maintaining positive patient/colleague relationships, and by implementing appropriate standards of care.
Cindy Schneider
405 743 5105
cschn@okcareertech.org
-Utilize the nursing process to gather data regarding patient's medical status.
-Analyze data related to patient's medical status.
-Utilize the nursing process to contribute to the patient's plan of care.
-Utilize the nursing process when making decisions related to patient care.
-Utilize the nursing process to safely demonstrate nursing skills needed to promote patient wellness.
-Utilize the nursing process to evaluate patient's responses to nursing actions.
-Discuss documentation guidelines.
-Perform aspects of the patient's complete physical examination.
-Use correct aseptic or sterile techniques.
-Identify safety issues related to patient care.
-Provide wound care in a variety of patient situations.
-Implement nursing actions to prevent complications of immobility.
-Provide nursing care for the patient before, during and after a therapeutic procedure and/or surgery.
-Identify nursing care needed for the dying patient.
-Explain nursing care needed for the geriatric patient.
-Discuss nursing care for the patient in pain.
-Demonstrate techniques for obtaining specimens needed for diagnostic testing.
-Provide pre-operative, intraoperative, and postoperative care.


http://www.careerclusters.org/resources/ClusterDocuments/hsdocuments/HSFinal.pdf






Licensed Practical Nurse - OBN

http://www.pearsonvue.com/nclex/
OBN & NCLEX


Practical Nursing Series - CIMC Practical Nursing Clinical Laps - CIMC http://www.okcimc.com
No
Yes
Yes
No
Career Majors That Sequence This Course
Career Cluster Pathway Career Major
Health Science Therapeutic Services Advanced Acute Care Nursing Assistant (Pre-Nursing)
Health Science Therapeutic Services Health Care Assistant I
Health Science Therapeutic Services Health Care Technician
Health Science Therapeutic Services Licensed Practical Nurse
Health Science Therapeutic Services LTCNA Specialist
Health Science Therapeutic Services Nursing Transition