PRN0001C – Basic Nursing

COMMON COURSE ID

PRN0001C

COMMON COURSE NAME

Basic Nursing

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This is a fundamental knowledge and skills course utilizing scientific principles. The course encompasses the five basic steps of the nursing process and the practical nurses’ role in assisting with the collection of data, contributing to the plan of care, performing basic therapeutic techniques, preventive measures, and assisting in the evaluation of nursing interventions. A foundation for specific communication and documentation in charting and reporting will be emphasized.