Jeanmarie Ricks

Instructor - Nursing Clinical Instructor

Nursing

Classes Taught

Spring 2020

NUR158 Nurse Assisting 6 Credits
Introduction to the role of the nursing assistant for clients across the wellness/illness continuum within the nurse assisting scope of practice. Includes basic problem solving processes specific to meeting the basic and holistic needs of clients, therapeutic communication skills essential for the nursing assistant, interventions to ensure the needs and safety of the client, specific types of diseases, conditions and alterations in behavior of the client, and principles of nutrition and fluid balance. Focus is on special needs of the elder client in the acute and long-term care settings, and basic emergency care skills and procedures. Provides opportunity for the development of clinical competency in the performance of selected nurse assisting skills and procedures through participation in the care of clients.
Prerequisites: (RDG100 or higher or CRE101 test score, or 75% HESI-A2 exam English Composite AND (MAT082 or MAT090 test score, or 75% HESI-A2 exam Math). Level One DPS Fingerprint Clearance Card, MCCCD Background Check, and health & safety documentation.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27314
Red Mountain Campus
Lab
01/15/2020 - 03/04/2020
We
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Class Started

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 27314 must also register for .

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