Okefenokee Technical College

Okefenokee Technical College 2013-2014 Catalog

Nurse Technician NT31

Up one level

Practical Nursing and Related Programs

Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description

The purpose of this program is to provide a quality didactic and clinical education to provide completers of the program with the ability to work at a level above the Certified Nursing Assistant. Individuals will gain the skills to work with the disoriented patient, provide some respiratory care, provide basic wound care, provide IV care, apply EKG leads, provide blood glucose monitoring, and provide catheter maintenance.

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Admission Requirements

Minimum Required Age

17

High School Diploma or GED Required

Yes

Placement Scores for Regular Admission (COMPASS)

English

Reading

Math

Algebra

32

70

26

N/A

 

Program Courses

Credits

COMP 1000 - Introduction to Computers

3

ENGL 1010 - Fundamentals of English I

3

PSYC 1010 - Basic Psychology

3

MATH 1012 - Foundations of Mathematics

3

ALHS 1011 - Anatomy and Physiology

5

ALHS 1040 - Introduction to Health Care

3

ALHS 1060 - Diet and Nutrition for Allied Health Sciences

2

ALHS 1090 - Medical Terminology for Allied Health Sciences

2

PCTA 1105 - Advanced Patient Care

4

Minimum credit hours for Graduation

28