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NSNE 7300 - Neonatal Clinical 1

Nursing Specialty Neonatal Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

Course Details

This clinical course introduces learners to the care of infants experiencing common health challenges. This three-week clinical course takes place in a NICU and focuses on the following key areas of practice: assessment and care planning, medication administration, thermal management, nutrition, infection control, and developmentally supportive and family-centered care.

Prerequisite(s)

NSNE 7100 and NSNE 7200 and NSPN 7450 and RN practicing licensure in a provincial/territorial college of Registered Nurses.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$587.26 - $1,154.71 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2020

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2020 term.

CRN 25936

Mon Apr 06 - Fri Jun 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - Jun 26 Other

Instructor

Annie Silveira

Course Outline

Cost

$1,154.71

Notes

  1. Clinical lab format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Contact the Program Head for approval to register in this clinical course: 604-451-6837. This three week clinical course (10 x 12 hour shifts) takes place in a NICU at scheduled times within the term dates. Students must be available for clinical placement at any time within the term dates. Current NRP and CPR is required.
  4. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 65624

Mon Apr 06 - Fri Jun 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - Jun 26 Other

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$587.26

Notes

  1. Available for exam challenge only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This challenge section is for experienced Neonatal Nurses only. Contact the Program Head for approval to register: 604-451-6837.
  4. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

Online registration for this course offering is not available. However, you can still register via phone, mail or in person.

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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:

  • Demonstrate safe and competent nursing care in the six key areas of practice: assessment, medication administration, thermal management, nutrition, infection control, and developmentally supportive family-centered care.
  • Develop and use interpersonal skills to establish partnerships with infants, families, and the health care team.
  • Develop and use critical thinking skills to reflect on your own practice and learning.
  • Plan individualized nursing care for infants and their families, integrating knowledge of growth and development, pathophysiology, and developmentally supportive and family-centered care under the supervision of the clinical instructor/preceptor.
  • Demonstrate clinical decision-making skills to plan care for infants and their families under the supervision of the clinical instructor/preceptor.
  • Demonstrate accurate and timely documentation of nursing care.
  • Practice in accordance with Professional Standards for Registered Nurses.

Effective as of Fall 2019

Related Programs

NSNE 7300 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

  1. Neonatal Nursing Specialty
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Advanced Certificate
  2. Specialty Nursing (Neonatal)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing

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