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Therapeutic and Diagnostic Services: Nursing Assistant - Pre-Nursing

Please Note:  Course change effective Fall 2017-2018. Please see your advisor if working off of an older catalog.

Program Description

The Therapeutic and Diagnostic Services: Nursing Assistant program prepares individuals to work under the supervision of licensed health care professionals in performing nursing care and services for persons of all ages. Nursing Assistant graduates pose for a photo in a nursing lab setting.

Course work emphasizes growth and development throughout the lifespan, personal care, vital signs, communication, nutrition, medical asepsis, therapeutic activities, accident and fire safety, household environment and equipment management; family resources and services; and employment skills. Graduates of this program may be eligible to be listed on the Division of Health Service Regulation (DHSR) Nurse Aide registry as a Nursing Assistant I and the N.C. Board of Nursing Nurse Aide II registry as a Nursing Assistant II. Theymay be employed in home health agencies, hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, extended care facilities, and doctor’s offices.

Course Information

Course Requirements 2017-2018

Program Completion Guide 2017-2018

 

Course Requirements 2016-2017

Program Completion Guide 2016-2017

 

Course Requirements 2015-2016

Program Completion Guide 2015-2016

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