Basic Concepts of Emergency Nursing

Code: NURS8635

Course description

This course examines the role of the Emergency Nurse, ethical and legal issues encountered in Emergency Nursing, accountability and consumer service concepts, including communication, public relations, cross cultural considerations and the principles of departmental crisis management. It also examines in detail the concept of triage and the current triage standards. It will focus on rapid and accurate assessment, analysis and interpretation of clinical findings, development of a nursing diagnosis and care plan and on-going evaluation and documentation.

Course details

Hours: 18
Credits: 1
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
Start Date: Sep. 8, 2020
Delivery: Fully Online – eConestoga
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $160.32
End date: Oct. 18, 2020
Hours: 18
Credits: 1
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Registration dates

Winter 2021 registration opens November 2, 2020. Spring 2021 registration opens February 1, 2021.