Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2018-2019

PNN-229 Foundations of Nursing II (4.00)

Focuses on the care of adult patients with health alterations that require medical and/or surgical intervention. Provides a decision-making framework, through the nursing process, to assist students in developing effective clinical judgment skills. Integrates pathophysiology, pharmacology and nutrition in the selected disease states, with concepts of evidenced-based practice, patient-centered care, safety and professionalism. Credits: 4, Hours: (3.25/1.5/0/0), Prereq: PNN-228, PNN-721; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B