LPN 142

Health Maintenance of the Adult and Aging
15 Credits ■ HF ■ CC-CT ■ CC-WC

Theoretical and clinical application of basic nursing skills at the practical nurse level related to maintaining homeostasis in the adult and aging . Course components include nursing theory, nursing process, client/nurse relationship, ethical and legal issues, and the development of basic psychomotor skills in a long-term care facility . Ten hours of class time and fifteen hours of laboratory weekly . A service learning component is required . Prerequisite: Admission to the Practical Nursing Program.