Nursing assistants provide basic nursing functions involving patient care, working under the supervision of a registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, or physician. In general, Nursing Assistants attend to matters related to personal hygiene, safety, nutrition, exercise, and elimination. Maintaining patient comfort is a priority.
Program Requirements 16 Credits
AHS 120 Medical Terminology 3.0 Credits
BIOL 154 Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology 4.0 Credits
OEEM 101 BLS for Health Care Providers 1.0 Credits
NA 104 Nursing Assistant Fundamentals 4.0 Credits
NA 105 Nursing Assistant Clinicals 4.0 Credits