Clinical Lab I

Credits: 4

This course provides the student opportunities to apply nursing judgment using the nursing process to implement safe, patient/relationship centered care in selected healthcare settings. Students will complete focused assessments, collect data and implement skills learned in the classroom lab settings. Students will develop therapeutic/collegial communication and customer service skills working with individual patients, families and healthcare team members. Application of pathophysiology, nutrition and pharmacology concepts are applied to common diseases discussed in the course.