Practical Nursing

PNR
Practical Nursing

PNR 110 – Fundamentals of Nursing

This course is an introduction to basic principles and beginning skills necessary to the nursing process. Concepts are integrated relating to physiological and psychosocial health needs of the individual. Legal and ethical roles of the Licensed Practical Nurse are emphasized. During the course students will practice basic nursing skills in the laboratory.


PNR 120 – Medical Surgical I

This course is a beginning study utilizing the nursing process. Concepts include physiological, psychosocial, nutritional and health and safety needs of the adult. Clinical experiences address selected commonly occurring health problems having predictable outcomes.


PNR 130 – Medical Surgical II

This course is a continuation of the study of the nursing process. Concepts include physiological, psychosocial, nutritional, and health and safety needs of the adult. Clinical experiences address selected commonly occurring health problems having predictable outcomes.


PNR 140 – Medical Surgical III

This course is a continuation of PNR 130utilizingthe nursing process to meet the needs of adults. Concepts include physiological, psychosocial and health and safety needs of the adult patients. Clinical experiences address selected commonly occurring health problem.


PNR 155 – Maternal/Infant/Child Nursing

This course of study utilizes the nursing process and integrating pediatrics to meet the needs of the childbearing family. Clinical experiences address the care of the mother, newborn, and the care of the child with commonly occurring illnesses.


PNR 170 – Nursing of the Older Adult

This course is a study utilizing the nursing process. Concepts include physiological, psychosocial, nutrition, and health and safety needs of the older patient. Clinical experiences address selected commonly occurring health problems having predictable outcomes.


PNR 182 – Special Topics in Nursing Pharmacology

The topic of this course includes pharmacology concepts to include effects of specific drugs, medication administration and calculation of drug dosages.