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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
Face to Face
Other Off Campus Location
Hope Center
Faculty: Wright
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Restrictions: Academic Advisor Signature
Note: Practicum held off campus;Must attend 100% of class meetings;Vaccines required
Open Seats: 6
Meets: TTH from 8:00AM to 4:30PM
Section: 750
Open Seats: 6
Meets: TTH from
8:00AM to 4:30PM
Section: 750