Jan 28, 2023  
2022-2023 Rivier University Academic Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Rivier University Academic Catalog
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NSG 101 - Nursing Fundamentals


Nursing 101 introduces the concepts and skills that are essential to the practice of professional nursing in varied settings. This course incorporates concepts that affect individuals throughout the lifespan, including caring, wellness, health promotion, teaching, communication skills and basic physical and psychosocial needs. Through guided classroom and clinical laboratory learning opportunities students are aided in developing the humanistic values central to cultural, spiritual, psychosocial, legal and ethical nursing practice. The nursing process organizes and frames class content with emphasis on development of effective nurse/patient relationships, basic clinical assessment skills and critical thinking skills. (Five credit theory: three credit clinical)(ASN and BSN course)

Prerequisites & Notes
 ,    BSN: BIO 201 , ASN: BIO 201  .

Credits: 8



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