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NSNN 7425 - Advanced Peritoneal Dialysis

Nursing Specialty Nephrology Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

Course Details

Focuses on the principles of peritoneal dialysis (PD), the application of the concepts of transition to the context and the theory of peritoneal dialysis, comprehensive nursing assessments and care of clients living with peritoneal dialysis, and integrating self-management and self-management support into practice. The emphasis will be on empowering clients on dialysis to self-manage through collaborative goal setting.

Credits

1.5

Winter 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 86606

Mon Jan 07 - Fri Mar 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 29 Online

Instructor

Josephine Dalmacio

Course Outline

Cost

$131.26

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This reregistration course section is for students who require a course extension to complete their course from the previous term. This course is delivered in an online format. On the first day of class, log in to www.bcit.ca/learn/ to access your course. Re-registration is a one-time option only. Please call the Program Head at 604-451-7104 for approval.
  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 this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

Spring/Summer 2019

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2019 term.

CRN 64800

Mon Apr 08 - Fri Jun 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jun 28 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

Unknown

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. This section is for sponsored students only. If you have any questions about this section, please call the Program Assistant at 604-432-8875.
  3. 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.

Registration Options

CRN 64927

Mon Apr 08 - Fri Jun 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jun 28 Distance

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$133.71

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This section is for sponsored students only who are independently paying to re-register in the course. If you have any questions about this section, please call the Program Assistant at 604-432-8875.
  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.

Registration Options

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:

  • Describe the principles of peritoneal dialysis.
  • Identify the characteristics of a client suited to peritoneal dialysis.
  • Describe the underlying physiological, psychological and social impacts of peritoneal dialysis.
  • Explain the assessment process for peritoneal dialysis clients.
  • Summarize common complications of peritoneal dialysis and the various strategies for complication management.
  • Explain the efficacy of dialysis using clinical data.
  • Apply knowledge of dialysis to develop care plans for peritoneal patients.
  • Explore communication approaches that foster collaborative relationships with peritoneal clients.
  • Create a personal action plan together with a renal patient, using the principles of adult education and self-care management.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2017

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