Orientation Practice in Acute and Perioperative Nursing, 3 cr - SZYYW205
Person in charge
Orientation Practice in Acute and Perioperative Nursing (SZYYW205-3009), 01.08.2022 – 31.07.2023, 3 cr(SAR22KMTE)
— Face-to-face +-
Language of instruction
01.08.2022 - 31.07.2023
Salla Grommi, Sinikka Holma, Niilo Kuokkanen, Tuija Hakala
07.12.2022 - 31.05.2023
Degree Programme in Midwifery, Degree Programme in Nursing
Mode of delivery
School of Health and Social Studies
Learning outcomes of the course
After completing this course, you will master the essential clinical interventions of acute and perioperative nursing care, taking patient safety into account.
Patient safety and quality assurance competence
Guidance and interaction competence
You know how to perform patient counselling at different stages of the care path.
You are able to observe and treat the patient at different stages of the care path
You master the drug calculations needed to administer medication
Pre- and postoperative counseling and nursing care, patient's intensive observation, triage, nursing care of acute patient, intraoperative nursing interventions, nutrition-, fluid- and drug therapy for a surgical patient, documentation of care
Prerequisites and co-requisites
Acute and perioperative nursing theory
Multidisciplinary knowledge base in nursing care
Assessment criteria, passed/failed
You apply essential nursing interventions of acute and perioperative nursing care, taking patient safety into account.
You implement counseling of acute and perioperative patient at different stages if the care path
You implement acute and perioperative patient guidance at different stages of the care path.
You demonstrate monitoring and treating the patient at different stages of treatment
You show how you monitor and treat the patient at different stages of care
You demonstrate mastering the drug calculations needed to administer medication