Lisa Marie Kirkby

Faculty - OYO

Nursing

Office Hours

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 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM   

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Classes Taught

Spring 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
28776
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lecture
01/16/2024 - 03/08/2024
ThFr
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Class 28776 orientation is on 1/16/2024 from 5:30pm-7:30pm room TBA

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 28776 must also register for one of .

28777
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
01/16/2024 - 03/08/2024
ThFr
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Class Ended

Notes: Class 28777 1/17 is orientation.

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 28777 must also register for .

28778
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
01/16/2024 - 03/08/2024
ThFr
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Class 28778 1/17 is orientation. No class on President's Day

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 28778 must also register for .

Spring Flex Start 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
28931
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lecture
03/19/2024 - 05/09/2024
ThFr
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Class 28931 orientation is on 3/19 from 5:30pm-7:30pm room TBA

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 28931 must also register for one of .

28933
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
03/19/2024 - 05/09/2024
ThFr
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Class 28933 orientation 3/19/2024.

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 28933 must also register for .

Summer 2024

NCE221 Patient Care Technician Skills 3 Credits

Patient care technician skills and techniques which include: drawing blood, performing a variety of specimen collections, observing and reporting patient status, assisting in patient preparation and electrode placement for electrocardiograms, suctioning patients, performing urinary catheterizations, documentation and reporting of skill completion, maintaining patient confidentiality, and recognizing legal and ethical commitments related to patient care technician skills.

Prerequisites: Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA), Nurse Assistant course or equivalent within the past year, and permission of Continuing Education Program Director and/or Instructor.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
15424
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lecture
06/01/2024 - 07/20/2024
Sa
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Open

12 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 15424 Students may contact instructor at kathleen.mead@mesacc.edu for permission to register.

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 15424 must also register for .

15425
Red Mountain Campus

TBA

In Person
Lab
06/01/2024 - 07/20/2024
Sa
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Open

12 of 20
Seats Available

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 15425 must also register for .

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
15171
Red Mountain Campus

In Person
Lecture
05/28/2024 - 07/19/2024
-
-

Closed

Special Class Meeting Information
Location Start End Days Times
RDM-S S1405/28/2024 Tu 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
RDM-V V1205/30/2024 7/19/2024 ThFr 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Notes: Class 15171 Students may not self-register for NUR158 and can only be registered through the Nursing Department due to health and safety requirements. Please contact nurseassisting@mesacc.edu for information on registration requirements. Finals and Mock Skills dates will be posted at orientation.

Class 15171 Orientation is on Tuesday May 29th from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Class starts Thursday May 30, 2024.

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 15171 must also register for one of .

15172
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
05/30/2024 - 07/19/2024
ThFr
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Closed

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 15172 must also register for .

15173
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
05/30/2024 - 07/19/2024
ThFr
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Closed

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 15173 must also register for .

Fall 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
14953
Red Mountain Campus

In Person
Lecture
08/20/2024 - 10/10/2024
-
-

Open

24 of 24
Seats Available

Special Class Meeting Information
Location Start End Days Times
RDM-S S1408/20/2024 Tu 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
RDM-V V1208/22/2024 10/10/2024 ThFr 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Notes: Orientation is Tuesday August 20, 2024 5:30pm to 7:30 pm. Class starts Thursday August 22, 2024.

Students may not self-register for NUR158 and can only be registered through the Nursing Department due to health and safety requirements. Please contact nurseassisting@mesacc.edu for information on registration requirements.

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 14953 must also register for one of .

Fall Flex Start 2024

NCE221 Patient Care Technician Skills 3 Credits

Patient care technician skills and techniques which include: drawing blood, performing a variety of specimen collections, observing and reporting patient status, assisting in patient preparation and electrode placement for electrocardiograms, suctioning patients, performing urinary catheterizations, documentation and reporting of skill completion, maintaining patient confidentiality, and recognizing legal and ethical commitments related to patient care technician skills.

Prerequisites: Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA), Nurse Assistant course or equivalent within the past year, and permission of Continuing Education Program Director and/or Instructor.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
15797
Red Mountain Campus

TBA

In Person
Lecture
10/19/2024 - 12/07/2024
Sa
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Open

16 of 20
Seats Available

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 15797 must also register for .

15898
Red Mountain Campus

TBA

In Person
Lab
10/19/2024 - 12/07/2024
Sa
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Open

16 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Low-Textbook-Cost Class: The total cost of the required materials for this course is $40 or less.

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 15898 must also register for .

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
15152
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
08/29/2024 - 10/10/2024
ThFr
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Open

12 of 12
Seats Available

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 15152 must also register for .

15153
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
08/29/2024 - 10/10/2024
ThFr
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Open

12 of 12
Seats Available

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 15153 must also register for .

15174
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lecture
10/22/2024 - 12/12/2024
ThFr
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Open

24 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Students may not self-register for NUR158 and can only be registered through the Nursing Department due to health and safety requirements. Please contact nurseassisting@mesacc.edu for information on registration requirements.

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 15174 must also register for one of .

15175
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
10/22/2024 - 12/12/2024
ThFr
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Open

12 of 12
Seats Available

Notes: Class 15175 Mandatory Orientation held 10/22/2024

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

15176
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
10/22/2024 - 12/12/2024
ThFr
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Open

12 of 12
Seats Available

Notes: Class 15176 Mandatory Orientation 10/24/2023

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 15176 must also register for .

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