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ALH 1121 Acute Care Nurse Aide

Acute Care Nurse Aide will provide a supplement to nurse aide training and provide the student with the knowledge and skills required for care of the patient within an acute care facility as a Patient Care Technician. One classroom, two lab, three clinical hours per week.

Prerequisites: ALH 1120

Course Outcomes
  • Demonstrate basic nursing care and the skills required to promote health and healing for patients in an acute care setting.
  • Implement nursing care that decreases risks and follows safety procedures.
  • Identify signs and symptoms of infection and behaviors that prevent infection.
  • Recognize basic verbal and nonverbal therapeutic communication techniques and strategies necessary for inter-professional healthcare communications.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 1 hour
  • Lab: 2 hours
  • Clinical: 3 hours
  • Division: Health Sciences
  • Department: Allied Health
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Blended Learning
Centerville Campus
Centerville, Rm 103
Faculty: Wright
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled day(s) and time(s) with online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet in-person. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: Must attend 100% of class meetings;Clinical held off campus
Open Seats: 3
Meets: F from 8:00AM to 4:30PM
Section: C71
Open Seats: 3
Meets: F from
8:00AM to 4:30PM
Section: C71