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NURS 234Y Professional Role Transitions Skills Lab • 1 Cr.


Students maintain competency of all nursing skills previously learned and have the opportunity to practice and perform return demonstrations. Variety of clinical simulations performed using a high velocity simulation mannequin. Prerequisite: NURS 230Z, 231Z and 233Z.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • During the Nursing Skills Lab sections, students will return demonstrate skills learned in previous quarters prior to re-entering the medical/surgical acute-care setting.
  • Demonstrate a head-to-toe assessment.
  • Demonstrate sterile technique in the catheterization of a male or female, using a straight or indwelling catheter.
  • Demonstrate how to set up a sterile field in preparation for a bedside intervention.
  • Demonstrate a wet-to-dry dressing and empty and recharge a wound suction devices.
  • Demonstrate SQ and IM injections.
  • Demonstrate non parenteral medication administration.
  • Demonstrate the insertion of a nasogastric tube.
  • Demonstrate oral, nasopharyngeal and nasotracheal suctioning.
  • Demonstrate sterile technique in tracheostomy care.
  • Demonstrate starting an IV catheter.
  • Demonstrate priming an IV and secondary set.
  • Perform care of a client in a simulation experience

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Bellevue College
3000 Landerholm Circle SE Bellevue, WA 98007-6484 U.S.A.
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