Jan 29, 2023  
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2021-2022 
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NRSE 100: Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC)

6 Cr
Quarters: F, W, S
This course consists of 60 theory hours covering the following content areas:  HIV/AIDS, bloodborn pathogens and basic technical nursing assistance skills.  It is designed to prepare students to demonstrate competencies in the following areas:  medical terminology computer literacy, mathematical principles, basic care skills, infection control, safety and emergency procedures.  Students practice effective communication (oral, reading, writing) and interpersonal skills, as well as workplace skills.  In addition, students will demonstrate understanding of rules and regulations pertaining to Washington State NAC requirements. 
Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment of NRSE 101 .  Students must be eligible for ENGL 095  and MATH 080 .  In addition, all student must successfully pass a Washington State Patrol criminal history background check and drug screen.