NRSG 120:

Physical Assessment Skills

Clock Hours: 4 Student -Teacher Ratio Class 40
Educational Requirements: Duration: 5 week
Applicants must be at least 18 years of age. Applicants must have completed at least 12th grade or GED. Current healthcare student and or healthcare worker

The course is designed to assist the students in obtaining the skills necessary to perform a through and accurate physical assessment. The course addresses the steps taken to obtain a medical history as well as a complete head to toe examination. Upon successful completion of this course the student will be issued a certificate of attendance Vocational Objectives
1. To prepare students for gainful employment in healthcare.2. To Provide Career Training With a Spirit of Excellence SM.3. To provide education and educational experience relevant to the healthcare professions.4. To assist in supporting community healthcare needs. 5. To enhance self-confidence and self-support capabilities. 6. To develop the necessary skills, competencies and attitudes amongst students for meeting the challenges of healthcare. 7. To make the educational process more efficient and cost effective.