PNG 210 - Patient-Centered Care II

Course Description

Effective: 2019-01-01

Provides an overview of identified general concepts to implement patient-centered care. Introduces concepts of glucose regulation, fluid and electrolyte balance, perfusion, sensory perception, thermo-regulation, tissue integrity, and patient education. Expands knowledge of gas exchange and mobility. Focuses on the role of the practical nurse in health promotion and maintenance. Provides an opportunity for students in the lab to learn the skills needed to provide quality, evidence-based care in the clinical setting.
Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total of 6 hours per week.
4 credits

General Course Purpose

This course is for the practical nursing student who is demonstrating academic and direct patient care competency in application of concepts to health care maintenance.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisites: PNG 120, Patient-Centered Care I and PNG 125, Patient-Centered Care I Clinical Corequisite: PNG 215, Patient-Centered Care II Clinical

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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