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NURS404 – Nga Pukenga Manaaki / Clinical Skills for Enrolled Nursing

Module code
Module title
Nga Pukenga Manaaki / Clinical Skills for Enrolled Nursing
To enable students to safely practise skills in a simulated clinical setting under the direction of a Registered Nurse.
NZQA Level
Level 4
NZQA Credits
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Total learning hours
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
Maintain a safe environment, identify potential hazards in a simulated clinical environment and describe appropriate responses to emergency situations.
Demonstrate skills, understanding and culturally safe care associated with assisting health consumers to safely perform activities of daily living.
Demonstrate beginning skills and safety in assessment, reporting, and documentation of consumer health status.
Demonstrate safe medication administration within the scope of enrolled nurse practice.
Identify the principles of a therapeutic relationship and demonstrate effective communication styles and approaches to respond to the holistic needs of the health consumer, family and/or whnau and other members of the health care team.
-Infection control, hazard identification in the Wintec community/home environment, ward environment Manual Handling
-Hand Hygiene, Personal Hygiene, Vital signs, Therapeutic communication, Assessment, Nutrition, Manual handling, Elimination, Medication management, Sensory, Wound care, Rest and sleep
-Patient assessment, documentation and reporting.
-Medication management skills and documentation requirements.
-Therapeutic communication and introduction to Mental Health
Teaching and Learning Strategy
Lectures, tutorials, simulation, group discussions, guest speakers, independent learning, e-learning.
Assessment Criteria
Clinical Skills Assessment Pass

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