Critical Care Nursing

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Course Description

This course is intended for the nurse entering the critical care or as a review for those already working in critical care.
The course emphases a body system approach incorporating case studies. Pathophysiology of body systems as well as a complete section on ventilators and hemodynamic monitoring will be included.

Learning Objectives

By the conclusion of the course, you should be able to:

  • Learn basic components of critical care nursing using a systems approach.
  • Identify critical points for the patient on the ventilator.
  • Identify critical points for the patient who requires hemodynamic monitoring.
  • Calculate IV drug calculations.
  • Complete homework packet.
  • Critically analyze case scenarios.
  • Complete exam component at 70% competency

Text and Supporting References

Required:  Elsevier, Saunders or Critical Care Made Incredibly Easy, 3rd Ed.
Recommended: Sole, Klein, Moseley, Introduction to Critical Nursing, 6th Ed.

Successful Completion

This course is graded on the following scale:

Credit/No Credit  

To receive credits, Students must complete all of the following .

  • Participation in Case Study Exercises
  • Completion of Homework Packet
  • 75% on written exam
  • Failure of component 1 constitutes failure in the entire course!
  • Present for all class sessions and completion of objectives.
  • Participants may make-up missed sessions at a future class.

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