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NSNE 7300 - Neonatal Clinical 1

Nursing Specialty Neonatal Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

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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

$1,155.11

Fall 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 31841

Tue Sep 08 - Fri Nov 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 27 Other Online Delivery

Instructor

Annie Silveira

Course Outline

Cost

$1,155.11

Notes

  1. Clinical lab format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Department approval is required for registration into this clinical course. Contact the Program Head at 604-451-6837. The three week clinical placement will take place within term dates.
  4. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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

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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 seven Key Areas of Practice: comprehensive assessment, clinical judgement and decision making, integration of theory to practice, reflective practice, collaboration, professionalism, and communication.
  • Consistently perform a comprehensive assessment of an infant in the acute setting under the supervision of the clinical instructor/preceptor.
  • Consistently demonstrate clinical decision-making skills using the Situated Clinical Decision Making Framework to plan care for infants and their families under the supervision of the clinical instructor/preceptor.
  • Develop and utilize systematic inquiry in order to make clinical judgments within the context of caring for infants experiencing health challenges.
  • Develop and use critical thinking skills to reflect on your own practice and learning.
  • Effectively plan individualized nursing care for infants and their families, integrating theoretical knowledge in the practice areas of growth and development: medication administration, thermal management, nutrition, infection control, pathophysiology, and developmentally supportive and family-centered care under the supervision of the clinical instructor/preceptor.
  • Develop and use collaborative interpersonal communication skills to establish partnerships with infants, families, and the health care team.
  • Demonstrate accurate and timely documentation of nursing care.
  • Practice in accordance with the BCCNP Professional and Practice Standards for Registered Nurses.
  • Recognize learning needs and develop action plans for achieving success in personal development using reflective practice.

Effective as of Fall 2020

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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Merenstein & Gardner's Handbook Of Neonatal Intensive Care
Author Gardner
Publisher Elsevier
Copyright 2020
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-32356-903-3
Price $136.95
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