Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description


NUR-200 - Lic Pract Nurse (LPN) Transition Course (3 credits)
Prerequisite(s): PREREQUISITES: Current licensure as a licensed practical nurse in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Satisfactory completion of competence exam in evidence based drug therapy. All required educational
This course is designed for the licensed practical nurse. It provides theoretical knowledge and practical experience which assists the student in making the transition from the practical to the professional nurse role. This course emphasizes clinical judgement and caring, health promotion and illness prevention and the role of the professional nurse. Principles of communication and use of health care technology will also be addressed. This course requires a per credit health career fee; check the tuition and fee schedule for the current rate.


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