Okefenokee Technical College

Okefenokee Technical College 2013-2014 Catalog

PNSG 2230 - Medical-Surgical Nursing III (4-0-4)

This third course in a series of four focuses on client care including using the nursing process, performing assessments, using critical thinking, engaging in client education and displaying cultural competence across the life span and with attention to special populations. Topics include:health management and maintenance; prevention of illness; care of the individual as a whole; mental health; as well as pathological diseases, disorders and deviations from the normal state of health, client care, treatment, pharmacology, nutrition and standard precautions with regard to the neurological, sensory, and musculoskeletal systems.

Pre-requisites: Program Admission