Nursing Courses

Fall 2017

Nurse Refresher Screening

This course is designed as a screening tool to assist RN's and LPN's who are interested in applying for the Nurse Refresher program. Potential Nurse Refresher candidates will complete a background check and verification of their nursing licensure status through the Maryland Board of Nursing. Refunds will not be issued for students who fail to meet eligibility guidelines. All completed background check forms must be either hand delivered or sent via US mail. We cannot accept faxes or attachments due to the confidential nature of the forms.

Fee: $20

HCE-036-B | 08/16/17-12/31/17 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register

Phlebotomy Skills for Medical Professionals

This course is designed for medical professionals ( nurses, EMS, and other personnel) who, as part of their job functions, have to preform venipuncture and collect blood specimens. Topics include: blood collection and venipuncture procedures; documentation and special handling procedures, preanalytical complications and a practice component.

Fee: $67 Materials Fee: $20 Registration Fee: $8

HCE-040-D | 10/14/17-10/14/17 | K. Weicht | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register

Nurse Refresher Skills Lab-Part II

Concurrent enrollment in, or prior completion of, Nurse Refresher Course Part I - Classroom Theory is required. This course is the pre-requisite for the Nurse Refresher Course Part III - Clinical Practice. During skills lab, students review the basic skills needed to provide nursing care, such as: sterile techniques, wound care, central line dressing changes, IV and catheter insertion, medication administration, and NG tube placement. Lab supplies are included in the cost of the class.

Fee: $291 Senior Adult Fee: $155 Materials Fee: $95 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-094-D | 10/20/17-10/21/17 | M. Brown/R. Banfe | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register

Cardiac Updates

This course provides updates in techniques for echo sonographers.

Fee: $82 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-583-D | 10/14/17-10/14/17 | I. Staff | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register

Nurse Refresher Clinical Practice

Successful completion of Nurse Refresher Course Step I - Classroom Theory and Step II - Skills Lab are required to enrolling in this course. The course is designed to provide clinical application of the knowledge and skills gained from the classroom. Students are required to complete 60 clinical hours in a setting with a facility-assigned preceptor. Requirements include: inactive Maryland license, AHA-BLS certification, criminal background check, physical exam, and immunizations. Clinical placements will be coordinated through the Allied Health Program Manager.

Fee: $267 Senior Adult Fee: $136 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-743-E | 11/27/17-01/25/18 | R. Hollin | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register

Nurse Refresher Course Theory Portion Hybrid

This course is the first in a three-step series designed for registered or licensed practical nurses to reinstate an inactive Maryland nursing license and consists of a hybrid class with 40 classroom hours and online course work totaling 80 hours of content. Areas of concentration include: delivery of care utilizing the nursing process; medication calculation and administration; adult medical/surgical nursing; and current issues, trends, and nursing practice. Students are expected to complete assignments on a weekly basis for the online component. Successful completion requires an 80 percent or higher average score on four exams and completion of 10 weekly assignments with an average score of 80 percent. There is a required textbook, the cost of which is in addition to the class fees.

Fee: $685 Senior Adult Fee: $391 Materials Fee: $10 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-988-C | 09/11/17-11/27/17 | M. Brown/C. Ware/R. Hassan/G. Haywood/S. Lyons/R. Hollin/R. Banfe | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register