RN Review and Skills Practice

Take this course as a review of hospital-based practice of professional nursing skills for registered nurses and foreign educated nurses wishing to re-enter the workforce. You will engage in 27 hours of didactic review and 72 hours of skills practice/hospital clinical time. Two full Saturdays will be in a local hospital. This course is offered through the Fresno City College Nursing Program.

Who should attend: California registered nurses and foreign educated nurses who posses an active CA Nursing License who wish to re-enter the workforce.

Topics

  • Ensuring a therapeutic and safe environment for patients
  • Identifying patient needs, including developmental and age related needs
  • Planning and implementing patient care based on patient data
  • Writing clear, concise and accurate care plans for patients
  • Administration of medications, transcription and implementation of physician orders
  • Carrying out nursing care procedures in a timely and accurate manner
  • Accurately assessing and documenting physical assessment findings
  • Mastering specific nursing skills utilized in hospital-based practice

Requirements

  • Proof of CA RN License (upon registration)
  • TB Test (within first 4 weeks of class)
  • Criminal Background & Drug Screening through American Databank (within first 4 weeks)
  • Health Care Providers CPR / First Aide (within first 4 weeks)
  • Physical Exam / Proof of Physical Capabilities (within first 4 weeks)
  • Purchase required books and skills kits
  • Purchase parking permit
  • Purchase scrubs
  • Passing score of 76% or better for successful completion
  • 100% attendance required for successful completion

About the instruction - FCC

  • The didactic review, skills practice and hospital clinical time will be taught and facilitated by FCC nursing faculty who have significant experience with hospital-based nursing

Continuing Education Units: 99 CEUs available for successful completers

To register or for questions: 559.324.6461 or 1.800.934.3339

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations received up to five (5) working days before the course start date are refundable, minus a $25 processing fee. After that, cancellations are subject to the entire course fee. Please note that if you don't cancel and don't attend, you are responsible for payment.

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