Kathleen Leonore Mead

Residential Faculty - Nursing

Nursing

Office: RDM-PV Palo Verde - Room: 228

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    
 By appointment By appointmentBy appointmentBy appointmentBy appointment

Office hours are also available by appointment

Classes Taught

Summer 2024

NUR158 Nurse Assisting 4.5 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, interventions to ensure the needs and safety of the client, specific types of diseases, conditions and alterations in behavior of the client. Focus is on the special needs of the older adult client in the acute and long-term care settings, and basic 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: Reading and math assessment as well as completion of all required Health and Safety documents.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
15175
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
06/01/2024 - 07/28/2024
SaSu
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Closed

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 15175 must also register for .

15398
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
05/28/2024 - 07/18/2024
TuTh
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Orientation is 5/28/2024 in S140 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 15398 must also register for .

15399
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
06/03/2024 - 07/15/2024
MoWe
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Closed

Notes: Orientation is 5/28/2024 in S140 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 15399 must also register for .

Fall 2024

NUR160PN Practical Nursing Theory and Science I 11 Credits

Core values of the practical nursing program, nursing history, standards, and scope of practice of the practical nurse. Safe nursing care of clients with selected alterations in health; fundamental concepts of health promotion, disease/illness prevention. Nursing care based upon integration of pathophysiology, nutrition, communication and physical, biological, and psycho-social sciences. Uses information technology in performing and documenting client care.

Prerequisites: Admission into the Fast Track Practical Nursing Program.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
34561
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lecture
08/19/2024 - 12/13/2024
MoWe
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Open

24 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Requires admission into the Fast Track Practical Nursing Program. Orientation will be held Wednesday August 14, 2024.

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 34561 must also register for one of .

Fall Flex Start 2024

NCE292AA Simulated Patient Care 2 Credits

Review of practical nursing skills. Includes simulated patient experience in various focus areas.

Prerequisites or Corequisites: Permission of Program Director.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
34560
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
10/15/2024 - 12/13/2024
TuTh
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Open

24 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Please email kathleen.mead@mesacc.edu for permission to enroll in this course.

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