Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-543-109 056790 Nsg: Complex Health Alterat 1
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-543-109 NSG: COMPLEX HEALTH ALTERATIONS 1... prepares the learner to provide and evaluate care for patients across the lifespan with alterations in cardiovascular, respiratory, endocrine, and hematologic systems as well as patients with fluid/electrolyte and acid-base imbalance, and alterations in comfort. (Prerequisites: Accepted in Nursing-AD program; 10-543-105, Nsg Health Alterations; 10-543-106, Nursing Health Promotion; 10-543-107, Nsg Clin Care Across Lifespan; 10-543-108, Nsg Intro to Clinical Care Mgmt; 10-801-196, Oral/Interpersonal Communication; 10-806-179, Adv Anatomy & Physiology)
Total Credits3
Prior Learning Assessments
None
Course Competencies
  1. Evaluate nursing care for patients with coronary artery disease
  2. Evaluate nursing care for patients with other alterations in the cardiovascular system
  3. Evaluate nursing care for patients with acute alterations in the respiratory system
  4. Evaluate nursing care for patients with chronic alterations in the respiratory system
  5. Evaluate nursing care for patients with alterations in hematology
  6. Evaluate nursing care for patients with alterations in the endocrine system
  7. Evaluate nursing care for patients with alterations in fluid and electrolyte balance
  8. Evaluate nursing care for patients with alterations in acid-base balance
  9. Evaluate nursing care for patients with pain and alterations in comfort