Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description


SUR-261C - Adv Operating Room Nurs Clinical (4 credits)
Prerequisite(s): PREREQUISITES: SUR250, SUR251L SUR252C COREQUISITES: SUR260
This course is designed to expand upon the clinical foundation of SUR 252. Students will transfer and apply theoretical knowledge to the clinical setting and develop the sophisticated skills required for circulating in specialty surgical procedures. Students will continue to utilize and implement perioperative nursing principles as they apply to specific surgical specialties. Students will circulate under the direction of a CCAC instructor or designated preceptor. The student will be assigned a clinical advisor and will be expected to meet with the advisor one (1) hour each week to discuss progress and goals. This course requires a per credit health career fee; check the tuition and fee schedule for the current rate.


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