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Nephrology Nursing Theory 3: Living with Renal Disease and Complex Health Challenges NSNN 7600

Nursing Specialty Nephrology Course

Course details

Provides further breadth and depth in Nephrology Nursing. Topics include co- morbid conditions, ethical issues, caring for families and renal transplants.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$281.29 - $913.57 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Fall 2023

Below are three offerings of NSNN 7600 for the Fall 2023 term.

CRN 31853

Duration

Tue Sep 05 - Fri Nov 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 31853
  • $913.57
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 05 - Nov 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Tony Chacon

Course outline

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Cost

$913.57

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. Course delivery is in an online format. Students need to contact the Bookstore in order to obtain course materials. On the first day of class, log in to www.bcit.ca/learn to access your course.
Status

In Progress

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

CRN 32127

Duration

Tue Sep 05 - Fri Nov 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 32127
  • $281.29
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 05 - Nov 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

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Cost

$281.29

Important information
  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  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 re-registration 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. Course delivery is in an online format. Contact the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval to register.
Status

In Progress

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

CRN 47186

Duration

Tue Sep 05 - Fri Nov 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 47186
  • $461.94
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 05 - Nov 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

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Cost

$461.94

Important information
  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  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 is a challenge section. Course delivery is in an online format. Contact the Program Head at 604-754-7104 for approval to register.
Status

In Progress

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

Learning Outcomes

As a healthcare practitioner, you are expected to follow professional standards of practice throughout all SN programs and courses. In this course, you will have opportunities to use the processes of critical thinking, systematic inquiry, communication, collaboration, leadership, professionalism, and clinical decision-making. Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the pathophysiology, assessment and symptom management of the three most common complex health challenges for a renal client: cardiovascular complications, diabetes and acute renal failure.
  • Perform a comprehensive assessment for a renal client with complex health challenges building on your own assessment and clinical decision-making skills.
  • Utilize a family-centered care approach to address social support issues for renal clients.
  • Analyze a renal client through the lens of the renal transplantation process, including donor and recipient evaluation, transplant surgery, immunosuppression, and associated management of complications such as rejection and infection.
  • Utilize an ethical framework in exploring end of life decision-making for clients and their families.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2023

Related Programs

Nephrology Nursing Theory 3: Living with Renal Disease and Complex Health Challenges (NSNN 7600) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

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

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