NURS 3101 - LPN: Nursing Care of the Medical Surgical Patient
4 cr.8 hr. Offered every Summer.
This course provides the LPN with an understanding of the medical-surgical patient from the perspective of the registered nurse. Nursing process and the expansion of critical thinking to the level of the registered nurse are stressed. This course places emphasis on the professional nurse’s care of the patient with complex medical-surgical issues in the acute care clinical setting.
Note: Required for students transitioning from LPN to BS in Nursing. Prerequisite(s): Matriculation into the LPN-BS program,