This clinical experience provides learners with the opportunity to integrate theory from all Levels into the role of the practical nurse in the acute medical and surgical setting. Learners will focus on clients with exacerbations of chronic illness and/or acute illness across the lifespan and will consolidate knowledge and skills such as: post operative care, surgical wound management, IV therapy, focused assessment, and clinical decision-making in acute care settings.
Course code: NURS 4006
Length: 200 hours
PrerequisitesNURS 4001 - Professional Communication 4; NURS 4002 - Professional Practice 4; NURS 4003 - Health
Promotion 4; NURS 4004 - Variations in Health 4; NURS 4005 - Integrated Nursing Practice 4
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.