Nurse Aide Training (NURA)
NURA 101 Nurse Aide Healthcare Skills4 Credits
Fundamental skills of the nurse aide. Basic nursing skills, communication skills, restorative services, personal care skills, safety and emergency care covered. Includes knowledge and/or principles of asepsis, OSHA and HIPAA regulations. Ethical behaviors, cultural sensitivity, principles of mental health, patient/resident rights addressed.
NURA 170 Nurse Aide Clinical Experience1 Credit
Applies knowledge and skill gained in NURA 101 to patient care. Independent functioning within the nurse aide scope of practice in applying knowledge and skills gained in Nurse Aide Healthcare Skills. Enhanced communication, cultural competency, end of life care, critical thinking and organizational skills emphasized.
Prerequisites: NURA 101.
NURA 196 Topics:1-3 Credits
Course may be taken multiple times up to maximum of 15 credit hours.