Advanced Medical-Surgical Nursing and Clinicals

NSG 225 is designed as an advanced-level adult medical-surgical course to further develop students’ application and analysis of the nursing process as it relates to diverse groups of clients and families with co-morbid factors and higher acuity manifestations of illness and disease. This eleven-week course includes didactic, clinical, and nursing skills lab experiences to increase the students’ ability to prioritize and timely manage the care of clients and families with complex health problems in collaboration with other members of the healthcare team. Six hours of theory are required per week. In addition, a total of 72 clinical hours. Prerequisite: earn a C or better in all previous nursing courses.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credit hours: 6
Lecture hours: 4
Lab hours: 2
Practicum/Clinical/Studio/Student Teaching/Field Work/Internship hours: 72 total
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Last updated: 08/10/2021