Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-543-112 054810 Nursing Advanced Skills
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-543-112 NURSING ADVANCED SKILLS ... focuses on the development of advanced clinical skills across the lifespan. Content includes advanced intravenous skills, blood product administration, chest tube systems, basic electrocardiogram interpretation and nasogastric/feeding tube insertion. (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 Credits1
Prior Learning Assessments
None
Course Competencies
  1. Initiate IV therapy via peripheral access
  2. Administer IV push medications
  3. Manage central lines
  4. Manage administration of blood products
  5. Interpret basic electrocardiogram patterns
  6. Insert NG/feeding tubes
  7. Manage chest tube drainage systems