Presents theoretical data, concepts, techniques and skills related to the safe and therapeutic are of medical surgical nursing clients. Course theory builds upon Medical Surgical Nursing II. Students will gain increased knowledge along with advanced technical and critical thinking skills to utilize the nursing process. In assessing, diagnosing, planning, implementing, and evaluating nursing care. Individualized care planning, client teaching, assessment skills, and advanced comprehension and application of data, including appropriate research is emphasized.

Prereqs: ADN-RN 101, ADN-RN 125, ADN-RN 220 or ADN-RN 190