Current active subject description (last updated 2024/25)
Clinical Practice: Patients with Acute, Critical or Chronic Diseases part 1: Specialist Health Care Services
PRA2029
Current active subject description (last updated 2024/25)

Clinical Practice: Patients with Acute, Critical or Chronic Diseases part 1: Specialist Health Care Services

PRA2029

Is it expectet that the student:

Knowledge

  • Can demonstrate and communicate knowledge of the most common diseases (in the current ward), symptoms, pharmacology/medications, examination and treatment in a clinical pathway
  • Can demonstrate understanding and insight into the nurse's area of responsibility and function in the specialist health service

Skills

  • Can apply professional knowledge of illness and health to systematically observe, assess, implement, evaluate and document appropriate nursing interventions 
  • Can make reports and participate in doctor's ward round
  • Can demonstrate skills in the practice of pre-, per- and post-operative nursing when applicable
  • Can quality assure and perform medication management in a professionally responsible manner
  • Can carry out the most common procedures in the current ward, master infection control routines, handle medical equipment, technology and digital solutions in a professionally responsible manner
  • Can use professional communication in meetings with patients, relatives, employees and other partners

General competence

  • Is able to identify and reflect on ethical and legal challenges in nursing practice
  • Is able to reflect on his/her own nursing identity, and shows willingness and commitment to develop and adjust his/her own nursing competence under supervision.
  • Can demonstrate responsibility, commitment and follow professional ethical guidelines when in meetings with patients, relatives and co-workers
In addition to semester fees and literature on the reading list, costs must be expected regarding additional housing, travel expenses etc. in relation to supervised professional training cf. Nord University’s guidelines.
Compulsory. Supervised professional training study