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RNSG 1166 - Practicum - Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

CIP Code: 51.3801
Credit(s): 1
Course Description: Practical general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer college and student. Experiences will occur in a precepted environment caring for a group of patients with multiple problems and acuity. Emphasis will be placed on prioritization and delegation using clinical judgment and best current evidence in the patient-centered care setting. The student will begin to model the role of a professional nurse demonstrating leadership skills and patient advocacy technology and participating in quality improvement related to safety and clinical judgment (0-0-14) End-of-Course Outcomes: As outlined in the learning plan, apply the theory, concepts, and skills involving specialized materials, tools, equipment, procedures, regulations, laws, and interactions within and among political, economic, environmental, social, and legal systems associated with the occupation and the business/industry; and will demonstrate legal and ethical behavior, safety practices, interpersonal and teamwork skills, and appropriate written and verbal communication skills using the terminology of the occupation and the business/industry.
1.Apply principles of leadership and management of care to ensure safe, quality care for a group of patients.
2.Delegates appropriate nursing tasks to LVNs and unlicensed personnel using the five rights of delegation and supervision.
3.Participates in the quality improvement/evidence-based improvement process.
4.Prioritize care for a group of patients to achieve positive clinical outcomes.
5.Utilize clinical information systems and technology to promote patient safety for a group of patients.

Prerequisite(s): Successful completion of previous term courses

Faculty Consent: N