NUR 27 Nurse Aide I

Teaches care of older patients with emphasis on the social, emotional and spiritual needs. Covers procedures; communication and interpersonal relations; observations, charting and reporting; safety and infection control; anatomy and physiology; personal care, nutrition and patient feeding; and death and dying. May include laboratory or clinical hours per week. Prerequisites: MTE 1-3 and readiness to enroll in ENG 111. Lecture 2 hours per week. Laboratory 6 hours per week. Total 6 hours per week. Generally offered all semesters.