Basics of Clinical Nursing

Structure Type: Course
Code: SSHP1701
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 5.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Kallio, Suvi
Teacher Team: Huusko, Taina ; Puska, Anne ; Lehtola, Kirsi ; Saikkonen, Sanna ; Kallio, Suvi ; Latvala, Johanna
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
S-SH-2013H   1 autumn   5.0        
S-SH-2013T   1 autumn   5.0        
SH-2014   1 autumn   5.0        
TH-2014   1 autumn   5.0        
S-SH-2013VK   1 autumn   5.0        

Learning Outcomes

The student knows
- how to, in cooperation with other occupational groups, to nurse and treat the patient individually, safely and economically
- how to plan, implement and evaluate the nursing which maintains the ability to function, activity and rehabilitation of the patient
-how to describe the stages of the nursing process and write patient information in the patient documentation system

Student's Workload

Total work load of the course: 134h
of which scheduled studies 89 h
of which autonomous studies 45 h

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

No prerequisites

Contents

The basics for nursing the patient,practical exericises of clinical care skills, patient safety,nursing legislation , planning and documentation of nursing.

Recommended or Required Reading

Rautava-Nurmi, Westergård, Henttonen, Ojala ja Vuorinen. Hoitotyön taidot ja toiminnot. 2012. Sanoma Pro.
Sahi, Castrén, Helistö ja Kämäräinen. 2006.
Other informed material

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures 65 h
Simulated practical exercises 24 h
Autonomous studies 45 h

Assessment Criteria

Grade 5
The student knows
- how to in interaction with other occupational groups and in specific situations nurse and treat the patient individually, safely and economically
-how to make an individual and comprehensive care plan, to implement with a holistic approach and to evaluate with a critical approach the nursing of a patient
- how to use the different stages of the nursing process when writing patient information in the patient documentation system


Grade 3
The student knows
- how to naturally interact with other nurses and the patients and can plan the treatment of a patient individually, safely and economically
-how to make the care plan, to implement and to evaluate the nursing of a sick and ageing patient
- how to describe the different stages of nursing process and to write patient information in the patient documentation system

Grade 1
The student knows
- how to interact with other occupational groups, how to nurse and treat the patient individually, safely and economically
-how to make an indivicual care plan, to implement and to evaluate the nursing of a patient
- how to describe and give examples the different stages of nursing process and to write patient information in the patient documentation system

Assessment Methods

Exercises : pass/ fail
Examination, grading 0 - 5

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