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Effective Fall 2020. Previous descriptions may have had different requirements. Have questions? See an advisor.
NRA101LC Nursing Assistant Clinical Credit Hours: 1.00
Clinical Lab for NRA 101.
Prerequisite(s): Within the last two years: REA 091 with a C or better or an appropriate score on the College Reading Assessment test.
Course Corequisites: NRA 101, NRA 101LS
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NRA101LS Nursing Assistant Skills Credit Hours: 1.00
Skills Lab for NRA 101.
Prerequisite(s): Within the last two years: REA 091 with a C or better or an appropriate score on the College Reading Assessment test.
Course Corequisites: NRA 101, NRA 101LC
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NRA101 Nursing Assistant Credit Hours: 2.00
Introduction to nursing assisting. Includes body systems and common diseases, basic nursing assisting skills, providing client care, providing restorative care, providing long-term care, home health care, and certification requirements.
Prerequisite(s): Within the last two years: REA 091 with a C or better or an appropriate score on the College Reading Assessment test.
Course Corequisites: NRA 101LC, NRA 101LS
Information: Students must obtain consent from the Nursing Department before enrolling in this course.
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NRA104 Caregiver Credit Hours: 3.75
Introduction to caregiving. Includes body systems and common diseases, basic caregiving skills, providing client care, home care, providing restorative care, home health care food prep and certification requirements.
Prerequisite(s): WritePlacer 4; Reading 227; Arithmetic 200.
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Information: This is a lecture and laboratory training course combined. The student must meet specific clinical requirements for safety. This is a requirement of the healthcare industry. Students must have their American Heart Association CPR and First Aid certification; as well as a Food Handler certification to apply.
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