NUR 224 Nutrition and Elimination Needs II (1 credit)
This Level 2 nursing course provides information to assist students in applying the nursing process to address a client's nutrition and elimination needs. Information on defining the client's problem as well as additional skills for promoting nutrition and elimination are also included. Caring for clients with infusion pumps and insertion of indwelling urinary catheters are skills to be demonstrated. Assessing effectiveness of treatment is considered. Time required for completion of this course is dependent on the individual learner; however, it is expected that students will spend at least 45 hours in study and classroom activity. Prerequisite: NUR 180; co-requisite: NUR 220.