PN 125   KSPN Foundations of Nursing* (4 Hours)

Prerequisites : Admission to the Practical Nursing Program.

This course introduces practical nursing and roles of the practical nurse as well as profession and client-related care concepts. Emphasis is placed on the knowledge and skills needed to provide safe, quality care. The theoretical foundation for basic data collection and nursing skills are presented and an introduction to the nursing process provides the student with a framework for decision making.