Nu222 Concepts of Nursing Practice 4 credits
In this course, students will develop an understanding of concepts basic to Nursing care such as safety, mobility, hygiene, and elimination. Students will develop a holistic foundation of the individual, exploring issues of self, communication, and cultural, spiritual, sexual, and physical aspects of human functioning. Students will practice basic skills, including medication administration and wound care and will apply HA & HP skills. (24 skill lab hours and 60 clinical hours; 1st HESI after this course to be passed at 850 or higher.) Prerequisite: Nu 221 with a minimum grade of C+.