Course Description

NE 200 Basic Health Assessment, Interviewing and Communication (Theory)
2 cr.
Offered: Fall, Winter
Co-requisite: NE 002 Fundamentals, NE 200L, NE 201, NE 202 and NE 222.
Prerequisite: Admission to the nursing major.
The focus of this course is learning basic assessment skills. Assessments of mental status, psycho-social status, functional patterns and physical status will be taught with a systems approach. Skills in interviewing, communication, history taking and physical assessment will be attained.