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Neonatal Respiratory Care NSNE 7911

Nursing Specialty Neonatal Course

Course details

This course builds upon the concepts presented in NSNE 7100, NSNE 7200, NSNE 7300, and NSNE 7900. This combination theory and clinical course delivers twelve weeks of guided independent study, a one-day workshop, and 40 hours of clinical practice. A case-study format is used to address high-risk respiratory health challenges of infants. Concepts of respiratory distress syndrome and bronchopulmonary dysplasia will be examined throughout the course. Non-invasive and invasive ventilation modalities will be explored using a developmentally supportive and family-centered care approach.

Prerequisite(s)

  • S in NSNE 7900
  • RN practicing licensure in a provincial/territorial college of Registered Nurses

Credits

4.0

Cost

$365.81 - $1,201.61 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below are three offerings of NSNE 7911 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 46318

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Fri Mar 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 46318
  • $1201.61
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 24 N/A N/A Other
Instructor

Anita Tumeh

Course outline

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Cost

$1201.61

Important information
  1. Clinical lab format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  4. Please note: Clinical courses are non-refundable. Please contact the Program Assistant for withdrawal information. Combination Theory/Clinical course. Theory portion is online delivery. The 40 hours of clinical and 1 day workshop take place within the term dates. Contact the Program Head celiades1@bcit.ca for application and approval to register.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 46319

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Fri Mar 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 46319
  • $365.81
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Anita Tumeh

Course outline

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Cost

$365.81

Important information
  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This course section is for students who require a course extension to complete their course from the previous term. Re-registration is a one-time option only.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 79482

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Fri Mar 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 79482
  • $611.24
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Carly Eliades

Course outline

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Cost

$611.24

Important information
  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Department approval required for registration in to this CHALLENGE section. Contact Program Head for approval at celiades1@bcit.ca.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

As licensed health care practitioners, all learners will practice in accordance with professional standards of practice throughout the course. In this course, learners will have opportunities to use the processes of critical thinking, systematic inquiry, communication, collaboration, leadership and professionalism. Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the high-risk respiratory health challenges that increase infant vulnerability.
  • Identify non-invasive and invasive modes of respiratory support.
  • Identify and examine pharmacological and non-pharmacological agents used to treat high-risk respiratory health challenges.
  • Interpret and analyze infant blood gas results in relation to case studies and modalities of respiratory support.
  • Apply developmentally supportive and family-centered care within the context of caring for infants with high-risk respiratory health challenges.
  • Demonstrate safe and competent nursing care of infants receiving non-invasive and invasive modes of respiratory support.
  • Demonstrate accurate and timely documentation of nursing care.
  • Practice in accordance with Professional Standards for Registered Nurses.

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

Neonatal Respiratory Care (NSNE 7911) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

  1. Neonatal Nursing Specialty
    Advanced Certificate Part-time
  2. Specialty Nursing (Neonatal)
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Part-time

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