Professional Nursing Competencies   [Archived Catalog]
San Antonio College Schedule/Catalog 2014-2015

RNSG 1271 - Professional Nursing Competencies

Prerequisites: Admission to Associate Degree Nursing Program

Corequisites: Concurrent enrollment in RNSG 1170 , RNSG 1171 , RNSG 1471 , RNSG 1161  

Integrated Reading & Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: INRW 0420  

Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0310  
Development of professional nursing competencies in the care of diverse patients throughout the lifespan.  Emphasizes psychomotor skills and clinical reasoning in the performance of nursing procedures related to the concepts of: clinical judgment, comfort, elimination, fluid and electrolytes, nutrition, gas exchange, safety, functional ability, immunity, metabolism, mobility, and tissue integrity.  Includes health assessment and medication administration.  This course lends itself to a concept-based approach.

Semester Hours: (2-0-8)

CIP: 51.3801

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