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Return to Nursing: Care of Patients with Acute Medical-Surgical Health Conditions - Online Course

SKU: 2019_RTN07

Accreditation:  Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Each course in this program features interactive knowledge checks and scenarios to allow learners to practice applying their knowledge. This program is mapped to the NCLEX-RN test plan as well as QSEN core competencies. Audio narration and transcripts are included on each slide for learners to follow along.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Relate the pathophysiology, risk factors, and clinical manifestations of selected acute and chronic health problems to care of the adult and older adult.
  • Develop patient-centered, evidence-based, plants of care to support the maximum bio-psychosocial health potential of adult clients with medical-surgical health concerns and their families.
  • Incorporate components of biological, psychological, and social sciences in selecting appropriate nursing interventions to support the health of adult clients.
  • Collaborate with other members of the healthcare team to plan and evaluate patient care.
  • Describe the expected client responses and nursing implications of selected clinical interventions prescribed for the ill adult and older adult client.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the principles of pharmacological and nutritional therapies related to the acute and chronic health problems addressed in this course.
Products specifications
Attribute nameAttribute value
Contact Hours15.70