Oct 03, 2022  
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2020-2021 
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NRSE 231: Nursing VI Practice

5 Cr
Quarters: F, W, S
This course is the final practical course in the associate degree sequence.  Opportunities are provided for simulation laboratory practice of the nursing skills learned in the program and in the nursing care of adults with complex alterations in physiologic functioning.  This capstone course includes clinical experiences in a variety of acute and ambulatory care settings through a precepted clinical practicum as well as an inpatient mental health clinical experience.  Planning and evaluating of safe, evidence based, client-centered care and clinical reasoning is the foundation of this course; this encompasses the concepts of quality improvement, information systems, team collaboration and ethics.                                           
Prerequisite: Completion of NRSE 230  with a grade of C or better, and concurrent enrollment in or completion of PSYCH 251  with a grade of C or better.