Certificate Course Description: PRN 0931

PRN 0931 Practical Nursing II
Prerequisite: PRN 0930. This entry-level job training course is a continuation of Practical Nursing I and includes basic concepts and principles needed to care for the medically and/or surgically ill client. Nutritional, psychosociological, pharmacological, rehabilitative and preventive aspects of care for all age groups are integrated through out the program. Instruction is also provided in the specialty areas of maternal and newborn nursing, pediatric nursing and geriatric nursing. Students are assigned clinical experiences in selected areas of appropriate community agencies, planned to be concurrent with the theory presented in the classroom and based upon their level of learning.