MENT 56 Medical-Surgical Nursing for Psychiatric Technicians
9 Units (Degree Applicable)
Prerequisite: Admission to the Psychiatric Technician Program
Corequisite: MENT 56L
Holistic approach to assessment and intervention in the care of the medical-surgical patient. Examines physiological modes of rest and exercise, regulation, circulation, ventilation, reproductive, elimination and the sensory system; medical-surgical nursing; care of the dying patient, cardiovascular problems; calculations of drug dosage and administration of medications; study of anatomy and physiology of the human body.