Week 1: Pre-test, Participant Profile, Student Agreement & Focused Caring (Med-Surg Onsite 2017)

Caregiver holding the hand of a patient.

► TIPS:  Online technology and terminology is new and evolving! In this system, the entire course is technically an activity set composed of multiple small courses. As you complete the Week 1 session, you will receive confirmation saying "Course Complete" which means the Week 1 "course." You will receive similar confirmations as you proceed through the other sessions.  

Please note - Week 1 also includes the supplementary (optional) presentations, Applying for Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification and Patient Centered Care.

Please click the continue button to begin coursework for this activity. 

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this session, you will be able to:

  1. Name the five caring processes. 
  2. Define caring.
  3. Identify conditions that enhance or diminish the likelihood that caring will occur.
Course summary

Kristen Swanson, PhD, RN, FAAN
Dean, College of Nursing, Seattle University

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Required Hardware/software

FlashPlayer and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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