Oct 20, 2020  
Catalog 2018-19 
Catalog 2018-19 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Add to Portfolio (opens a new window)

NUR 006 - Nurse Refresher-Part II: Clinical

6 Continuing Education Units (CEU). This course is not for Credit(s).

This course is designed to provide the nurse with medical-surgical clinical experience to work in an acute care facility in the metropolitan Baltimore area.  The practicum is open only to nurses (RN or LPN) who have an active or inactive license from the Maryland Board of Nursing.  Topics to be covered include nursing assessment, medication administration, documentation, and patient care.


Course Objectives:

  1. perform a complete nursing assessment;
  2. plan and implement care for clients with commonly recurring problems and nursing diagnoses using the nursing process;
  3. communicate effectively with other members of the health care team through documentation, reporting, recording, and discussion;
  4. calculate, prepare, and administer medications accurately and safely; and
  5. apply the principle of critical-thinking and problem-solving to ongoing care.

Add to Portfolio (opens a new window)