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Nurse Assisting (NUR158) 4.5 Credits

Introduction to the role of the nursing assistant for clients across the wellness/illness continuum within the nurse assisting scope of practice. Includes basic problem solving processes specific to meeting the basic and holistic needs of clients, therapeutic communication skills, interventions to ensure the needs and safety of the client, specific types of diseases, conditions and alterations in behavior of the client. Focus is on the special needs of the older adult client in the acute and long-term care settings, and basic care skills and procedures. Provides opportunity for the development of clinical competency in the performance of selected nurse assisting skills and procedures through participation in the care of clients. Note: NUR158 final admission requirements are determined by the Program Director and/or Division Chair and may be based on employer (partner) requirements if the student is employed by the requesting agency. NUR158 meets the application and admission requirements for MaricopaNursing programs. Prerequisites: Reading and math assessment as well as completion of all required Health and Safety documents.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
14668 Summer 2022 Paradise Valley
Q 513 Nursing Classroom
In Person 05/16/2022 - 06/14/2022 M,Tu,W,Th 8:00AM - 12:00PM
  • J. Podwika
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 14668 costs include NUR Course Fee: $75
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 14668 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 14669 held Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu from 12:30PM to 4:30PM at Q 514 (J. Podwika)
    • Additional Class Notes: Enrollment in any Nursing course requires completion of any course prerequisites and approval by the Nursing Dept. For details, please contact the Nursing department at 602.787.6624 for program information.