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Neonatal Respiratory Care NSNE 7911

Nursing Specialty Neonatal Part-time Studies Course

Course details

This course builds upon the concepts presented in NSNE 7100, 7200, 7300, and 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

$363.53 - $1,190.05 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below are three offerings of NSNE 7911 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 32788

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Fri Nov 25 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 32788
  • $1190.05
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 25 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Carly Eliades

Course outline

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Cost

$1190.05

Important information
  1. Internet delivery 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. This clinical course provides the opportunity to engage in clinical learning that is tailored to the student’s individual needs. The 40 clinical hours and a one-day workshop will take place within the term dates. Current NRP and CPR is required. Students must be available for clinical placement at any time within the term dates. Contact the Program Assistant at sandra_mcivor@bcit.ca for the clinical application package. Please note: Clinical courses are non-refundable.
Status

CRN 32910

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Fri Nov 25 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 32910
  • $363.53
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 25 N/A N/A Distance
Instructor

Carly Eliades

Course outline

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Cost

$363.53

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

CRN 34244

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Fri Nov 25 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 34244
  • $625.57
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 25 N/A N/A Other
Instructor

Carly Eliades

Course outline

View

Cost

$625.57

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

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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