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Learning Outcomes


THE NURSING PROGRAM SPECIFICALLY AIMS:

  1. To prepare practitioners for the beginning practice of professional nursing.
  2. To provide a base for the continuing development of the student as an individual, as a citizen and as a professional practitioner of nursing.
  3. To provide a foundation for graduate study in nursing.

Graduates of the program will be able to:

  • Integrate a personal philosophy for nursing practice, based on the dignity, worth and individuality of all human beings.
  • Assume responsibility and accountability for evaluating one’s professional practice in relationship to accepted standards of nursing practice.
  • Synthesize theoretical principles applicable to professional nursing practice.
  • Utilize the nursing process to promote, restore and maintain adaptation in individuals, families, groups and communities throughout the life cycle.
  • Assume responsibility and accountability for providing competent and comprehensive health care.
  • Collaborate and negotiate with patients/clients, the interdisciplinary health care team, and the public to ensure the optimal health and welfare of patients/clients.
  • Evaluate interpersonal communication and negotiation skills when communicating with patients/clients, families, groups and communities.
  • Incorporate pertinent research findings in refining and enhancing one’s nursing practice.
  • Continue personal and professional career development.
Department of Nursing

Melissa Keifer

419-772-3944
nursing@onu.edu
Mathile 124
525 South Main Street
Ada, Ohio 45810
Monday:
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday:
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday:
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday:
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday:
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed