Health-Sciences - Course - Emergency Care Nursing: Practice

  • Course Code: NURS226
  • Credits: 2
  • Hours Distribution: 0Lec;6Cln;0Tut
  • Course Type: Major Core Courses (MCC)

Course Description

This course provides students with the opportunity to develop skills needed to care for patients in emergency practice. The clinical experience focuses on the comprehensive nursing interventions appropriate to patients with various emergency problems. The acuity of patients, complexity of care and degree of technological intervention used are variable. Students are encouraged to anticipate and prioritize patient care, provide accurate assessment, intervention, and effective ongoing management with an evaluation of patient’s responses. Co/ Pre-req: NURS222.