2020-2021 Catalog

LPN-152 Health Alterations of the Adult & Aging

A continuation of basic nursing theory and more advanced clinical practice across the lifespan with care of the family, newborn to aging. Course components include nursing theory and nursing process, broadened to include assessment planning, implementation, and evaluation. Clinical practice occurs in a long-term care, community and acute care facilities. An average of ten hours of class time and fifteen hours of laboratory/clinical weekly. A service learning component is required.