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Students accepted into the nursing program are expected to demonstrate responsibility and accountability as members of the profession of nursing. 303, 291 P. 583, 584). 40). Anesthesia in Cosmetic Surgery. Flush mucous membranes with water. The Associate Degree Nurse (ADN) utilizes the nursing process to provide and/or supervise client care while maintaining responsibility and accountability for the quality of nursing care provided in complex and varied situations. As a Western Wyoming … STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES Students with documented disabilities shall be reasonably accommodated according to the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Identified concerns may reflect unsatisfactory practice, achievement or behaviors. There is also a student phone and pay phone in the Vo-Tech Building and a pay phone in the main Administration Building. �% f r o m i t e m l e f t o n o r n e a r d i s p o s a l c o n t a i n e r �% w h i l e p u t t i n g t h e i t e m i n t o t h e d i s p o s a l c o n t a i n e r �% a f t e r d i s p o s a l , s t u c k b y i t e m p r o t r u d i n g f r o m o p e n i n g o f d i s p o s a l c o n t a i n e r �% a f t e r d i s p o s a l i t e m p r o t r u d e d f r o m t r a s h b a g o r i n a p p r o p r i a t e w a s t e c o n tainer What device or item caused the injury? Courses are pass/fail. Other jewelry should be left at home. Sincerely, Marilyn D. Galusha, RN, MSN Director of Nursing Education BRIEF HISTORY OF WWCC NURSING PROGRAM The Practical Nurse (PN) Program began in 1958 and was offered through Walla Walla School District 140. Dean of Nursing Education Walla Walla Community College 500 Tausick Way Walla Walla, WA 99362 509-527-4240 kathleen.adamski@wwcc.edu DATE: October 12, 2020 TO: All WWCC Nursing Students FROM: Kathy Adamski, Dean of Nursing Education RE: Addendum to WWCC Nursing Student Handbook… The Nursing Education Department�s form will be submitted to the Practicum Instructor and will be maintained in the student�s file. Critical Thinking includes the nursing process, prioritization, documentation, and management of care. Walla Walla Campus. A quiz missed due to an unexcused absence will receive a score of zero (0) and may not be made up. Students are expected to return to the skills practice lab for needed practice to insure a safe level of performance. This process includes analysis and interpretation of data, identification of client needs and development of a nursing diagnosis statement. endobj NSW Health continues to build and sustain a strong midwifery workforce and we are delighted that you are considering becoming a midwife. endobj Ms. C. Thomas served as director/teacher that first year. Walla Walla Community College Foundation receives transformational gift from Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott. endobj Dress Code The student is expected to adhere to the following nursing program dress code or to the dress code of the specific community agency to which the student is assigned. If a student earns a score below 75% on tests and quizzes, that grade will be recorded as the course grade. To be enrolled in the Bachelor of Nursing and attend a health-related placement in your course, students must meet Western Sydney University course requirements and Special Legislative Requirements to be assessed in their first year of study against the following . The Nursing Student Handbook provides information about the WCCCD Nursing Program, its mission, vision and values, curriculum, policies, and other valuable information essential for retention, progression, and graduation from the program. V . The hours scheduled for practicum each week may vary. X. Local social activities are dependent on the membership and their creativeness in planning activities that promote health awareness, fun, recreation and relaxation. Post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) will be initiated based on risk potential and CDC guidelines. It is not meant to be all-inclusive or address all policies or practices of the College. V . Marilyn Galusha is the current director. No artificial nails or overlays. �% I n t e n s i v e / C r i t i c a l C a r e U n i t �% C l i n i c a l L a b o r a t o r i e s �% O p e r a t i n g R o o m �% A u t o p s y / P a t h o l o g y �% O u t p a t i e n t C l i n i c / O f f i c e �% B l o o d B a n k �% S e r v i c e / U t i l i t y A r e a ( l a u n d r y , c e n t r a l s u p p l y , e t c . ) SCHOLARSHIPS Scholarships are available through the WWCC Foundation Office. $72.95. If you are in need of aid, please contact the Financial Aid Office as soon as possible. Practical Nursing Certificate requires completion of summer quarter. 2 0 obj Diverted controlled substances or legend drugs? Explore alternative community resources to meet practicum objectives. All students are expected to abide by the following standards. Advances in Pediatrics. Information will be gathered from all parties concerned including the student. $229.00. Students enter the Walla Walla Community College Nursing Program with diverse backgrounds. COMPETENCIES OF THE WWCC GRADUATE Critical Thinking Demonstrate critical thinking in the use of the nursing process. Provide to the employer and the commission written documentation when a nursing technician is no longer considered to be in good standing as defined in WAC 246-840-010(11). & Unauthorized alcohol intake is prohibited on the WWCC campus. Purpose of the Student Handbook . I love that it is a small town, that the nursing school is one of the best programs in the U.S.… Parents of unsupervised children on the campus will be asked to take the children home or to a day care facility. Irresponsibility - failure to accept accountability for actions that interfere with the delivery of health care. The Nursing Department will assist and support any student who wishes to obtain help for drug-related problems. We look forward to creating a learning environment that will support your educational goals. Pertinent data may include client report of symptoms, health history, physical examination, pathophysiology, and diagnostic findings. Students have catalog rights based on the semester first enrolled in the Nursing Program. Use protective barriers to prevent exposure to potentially infected body fluids (appropriate to procedure). Scholarships other than those listed below may be available from time to time; check with the Financial Aid Office, Foundation Office and the bulletin boards in the nursing department. The completed agency form is to be submitted to the Practicum Instructor. We practice self-care. Fall Quarter 2009. Definition The nursing technician is as defined in the State of Washington WAC 246-840-905 Registration of Nurse Technicians. Poor judgment - decisions that have the potential for interfering with client progress toward wellness. Practicum expectations will be given at the beginning of the quarter/rotation. Opportunities are provided for practice and demonstration of skills in the laboratory related to client care. 9.12.16. Portland campus (503) 251-6115 Why did you choose Walla Walla Community College: I actually did not choose Walla Walla Community College. Functions of the Nursing Program The nursing program in which the nursing technician is enrolled shall: Provide to the employer written documentation of specific nursing functions the nursing technician may perform. The Nursing Program can be demanding and stressful. Why did you choose Walla Walla Community College: I actually did not choose Walla Walla Community College. Assume responsibility and accountability for individual actions in classroom and practicum settings. Best wishes as you begin this exciting journey. Students wishing to meet with an instructor should use the phone to verify the instructor�s availability. Similar questions will be asked on the Idaho application and will have to be notarized. Second year ADN nursing courses continued to be offered on the Walla Walla campus. If a student exits for academic reasons, he/she may repeat one time in the program. MISCELLANEOUS NATIONAL STUDENT NURSES ASSOCIATION (NSNA) All students are encouraged to join the NSNA. CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK The diagram above represents the conceptual framework of the WWCC program of nursing. Example: 80.5 = 81 �B-�, 80.4 = 80 �C+�. 6. Place all needles and sharps in approved disposal containers immediately after use. Protocol During the investigative proceedings the student may continue with theory and/or practicum depending on the infraction. _______________ ________________________________________________ Date Signature of Student ________________________________________________ Printed Name of Student The Nursing Faculty have informed me of the above. Should two agree that there is observable evidence of substance abuse, the following will occur: The student will submit to urine and blood drug testing immediately after signing a consent/release of information form (see �Student Nurse Laboratory Test Results Certificate of Agreement�, p. 46). V . This includes inappropriate communication that could impact the psychosocial well-being of the client. V . Health care facilities will not allow students who have been convicted of a drug-related felony to practice in the practicum area. University of Washington, Tacoma. Absence from Skills Practice Lab Absence policies for skills practice lab may be found in course syllabi. All changes will be provided in writing. 43.43.830 through 43.43.840) mandates that criminal background checks be conducted on all students entering clinical agencies. Administer medications safely, evaluating the need for and the response to prescribed medications. Falsification/alteration of client care documents - changing or marking records in such a way as to alter recorded information or documenting known false information. �% o t h e r a f t e r u s e , b e f o r e d i s p o s a l ( i n t r a n s i t t o t r a s h , c l e a n i n g u p , l e f t o n b e d , t a b l e , f l o o r , o r o t h e r i n a p p r o p r i a t e p l a c e , e t c . ) Refrain from performing functions for which he/she is not prepared until supervision is available. THE SAFETY OF THE CLIENT IS OUR FIRST PRIORITY. ! … Western Wyoming Community College | Enter with Passion, Leave with Purpose (See �Procedure� below). Unethical/unprofessional behavior - performance that violates the ANA Code of Ethics or WWCC Nursing Application of ANA Code (see pages 12 & 13). Student Contribution Band: 1. The components of the process include assessment, development of nursing diagnoses, planning, implementation and evaluation. Initiate report: Immediately report the incident to practicum instructor. 4 0 obj Hair that droops around your eyes, around your face, on your shoulders or into your work field is not acceptable. A pattern of repeated absences and/or tardies will be addressed by level faculty and may result in the issuance of a contract or special concern (see pg.18). This statement will be given to the Director of Nursing Education who will then submit it to the Vice President of Instruction, Workforce Education or designee. Complete documentation that reflects organization and application of the nursing process in addressing specifics of client/patient situation. WWCC Nursing Student Handbook 2016-17. Student Specific Policies and Procedures. Do not attend a practicum while ill or impaired. ISBN 9780781799072 Edition 01 Binding Paper AMERICAN NURSES ASSOCIATION (ANA) CODE FOR NURSES Ethics are principles of conduct, which govern individual behavior including time spent both in and outside the classroom. Tons of great salary information on Indeed.com i n j e c t i o n s i t e o r I . The Nursing Student Handbook provides to the nursing student information about Wayne County Community College District’s (“WCCCD”) nursing program, its curriculum, policies and other valuable information essential for the successful completion of the program.It is critical that all nursing students re ad this handbook, refer to it throughout their studies and comply with the policies it sets forth. The mission of the Nursing Program is to promote the art and science of nursing … The instructor will then confer with another instructor or agency staff member to assess, and if possible confirm, the evidence of suspected alcohol or drug use. Discipline: GENERAL NURSING. APPENDICES Walla Walla Community College Nursing Education Department 500 Tausick Way Walla Walla, WA 99362 509/527-4240 FAX 509/527-4226 REFERENCE CHECK AUTHORIZATION By signing this document, I ___________________________________________hereby (print your name) authorize ________________________________, at Walla Walla Community College to (instructor/director) release the following reference information to _________________________________. Many of you have been preparing for a long time to become nurses. $46.40. This nursing education program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. Caring Caring is an interpersonal interaction that satisfies some human need. A signed statement from the applicant�s employer or prospective employer certifying that the employer understands the role of the nursing technician and agrees to meet the requirements of RCW 18.79.360 (4). Students may present their concerns to faculty via their class representative(s). Prospective employers note the student�s appearance while they are in practicum agencies and may use this data in employment decisions. Documented concerns will be handled through appropriate channels. LPN/LVN Student Nurse Handbook. Ms. Lucille Kelly (1961) succeeded Ms. Ella Mae Taylor, who served as the program director from 1959-1961. Students must complete identified support courses with a grade of �C� (2.0) or better by the end of the specified quarter to progress to the next quarter in the nursing program. V . We are active in the campus community. Students suspected of substance abuse may not transport themselves. t y p e n e e d l e ) �% t o d r a w a v e n o u s b l o o d s a m p l e �% t o d r a w a n a r t e r i a l b l o o d s a m p l e ( A B G ) �% t o o b t a i n a b o d y f l u i d o r t i s s u e s a m p l e ( u r i n e / C S F , A m n i o t i c f l u i d / o t h e r f l u i d , b i o p s y ) �% f i n g e r s t i c k / h e e l s t i c k �% s u t u r i n g �% c u t t i n g ( s u r g e r y ) �% e l e c t r o c a u t e r y �% t o c o n t a i n a s p e c i m e n o r p h a r m a c e u t i c a l ( g l a s s i t e m s ) �% o t h e r , d e s c r i b e _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ D i d t h e i n j u r y o c c u r : ( c h e c k o n e ) �% b e f o r e u s e o f i t e m ( i t e m b r o k e o r s l i p p e d , a s s e m b l i n g d e v i c e , e t c . ) Professional Behavior Professional behavior is characterized by a commitment to the profession of nursing and accountability for competent practice. Practicum times vary and will include day, evening and weekend hours. THE SAFETY OF THE CLIENT IS OUR FIRST PRIORITY. Explore regional community resources to meet needed practicum objectives. Portable LPN: The All-in-One Reference for Practical Nurses . WWCC cards are valid for five years and pre-service teachers will not be allowed to complete placement if they cannot produce a WWCC card, or a WWCC application receipt, on arrival at the school/educational workplace (and as requested thereafter). Anatomic Basis of Tumor Surgery. Every effort should be made to obtain testing within one hour from the initial observation of suspected influence. Social Worker of Department of Veterans Affairs in Los Angeles, CA makes about $89,518 per year. 500 Tausick Way, Walla Walla WA 99362 509.522.2500 1.877.992.9922. LICENSURE INFORMATION It is important for students to be aware of these questions. 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