Adult Medical-Surgical Nursing III: High Acuity Nursing

This course addresses care of the complex, high-acuity adult medical-surgical clients. It is designed 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 disease. Didactic, clinical, and nursing skills lab experiences are employed to increase the students' prioritization, time management skills, and interprofessional collaboration. Three (3) hours of theory, eight (8) hours of clinical, and one (1) hour of skills lab are required per week. Prerequisites: NSG 345 Adult Medical-Surgical Nursing II.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credit hours: 6
Lecture hours: 3
Lab hours: 1
Practicum/Clinical/Studio/Student Teaching/Field Work/Internship hours: 8 per week


  • NSG 345 - Adult Medical-Surgical Nursing II

Last updated: 08/10/2021