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2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
2021-2022 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RNSG 1263 - Clinical - Registered Nursing

CIP Code: 51.3801
Credit(s): 2
Course Description: A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. In this clinical course the student applies clinical judgment utilizing communication and collaboration with the interdisciplinary team using evidenced-based practice and safety standards in caring for patients including, but not limited to trauma, emergent conditions, multi-organ failure, cardiovascular conditions, and extensive pulmonary problems. The student will demonstrate focused patient-centered care utilizing available technology and informatics in planning, implementing, evaluating, and documenting care within the legal & ethical framework. (0-2-6) 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. Prioritize patient centered care based on focused assessment of one to four patients depending upon complexity/acuity in a timely and organized manner
2. Incorporate best current evidence to provide patient-centered care for patients with multi-system and emergent health care problems and their families.
3. Model clinical judgment in the provision of collaborative patient-centered care to culturally diverse patients including age, religion, ethnicity, economics, and gender in a variety of health care settings
4. Assume professionalism, accountability and responsibility in the provision of patient-centered care within a legal/ethical framework 1,2,3,4,5,6

Prerequisite(s): Successful completion of previous term courses. 

Faculty Consent: N