Nursing Program New Student Orientation Class of 2015 October 28, 2011 1-4pm Introductions Karen Jensen RN, PhD Goleta: 805.696.7969 [email protected] CSU Channel Islands One University Dr.Solano 1173 Camarillo, 93012 CI Campus: 805-437-3150 Cheryl Sund, Program Specialist CI Campus: 805-437-2691 [email protected] Congratulations ! Characteristic of nurses Think Critically Responsible Caring & sympathetic Emotional stability Detail Oriented Open minded and flexible Sensitive to the diversity in others Excellent interpersonal, communications , and math skills Life long learner Overview of the Curriculum Based on Neuman conceptual framework Framework defines Environment, Health, Nursing Program objectives (p 9-13 handbook) Completion of level I objectives after completion of the second summer session Required Curriculum & Advisement pp 24-26 handbook Table I, II, III point out which courses must be completed at a C or better CSUCI advisement nursing courses – nursing advisor May 1,2012: Turn in all GE certification paperwork Important Reminder: All Program requirement forms (Medical, Background Check, Immunizations, CPR) Due: December 9,2011 o (Pg 74) – Student Handbook: Acknowledgement policies, procedures and guideline Keep your own copy of all requirements of the program in a binder (i.e. Health appraisal, Student Health Insurance, CPR card, Mail all documents to: CSU Channel Islands Nursing Solano Hall 1162 One University Drive Camarillo, CA 93012 Requirements of the Program – Health Appraisal /Physical Examination Criminal Background Checks Must complete a request for criminal background check and drug screening Through Corporate Screening Price $106 Due: December 9,2011 CPR Current CPR card for Healthcare Provider BLS with AED Must include: Adult, infant and child One and two person AED Uniform (Dove Professional Apparel) Order All uniforms: no later than December 12,2011 Dove uniform Suggestion: 2 2 1 3 Name tag: Must Read tops pants jacket patches (Patch right upper front of uniform) First, Last Name Student Nurse Example: Cheryl Sund,SN CSU Channel Islands Handheld mobile device Required of all students See specifications for mobile device on page 42 of the handbook. You will not need to purchase a mobile device if you already have one but they must meet the specifications in the handbook. In addition you are required to purchase software for the mobile device which includes: Drug Reference, Signs & Symptoms & Lab Manual. These will be available in the bookstore for the spring semester. Student Health Insurance All CSUCI –will need to have proof of student health insurance www.csuhealthlink.com Submit proof by January 23,2012 Important Policies to Review Criteria for program continuance, LOA, exiting program p 22 Grading Practices p 33-39 Clinical Absence Policy p 37 Pregnancy p 45 Need for reliable transportation Important Policies Continued Clinical lab signup p 46-47 Need to identify EOP students before clinical signup Scholarships Judicial process p 51-56 Extracurricular: Committees, CSNA p 58 Awards upon graduation p 58-59 Other Information Complete Photo ID release and get your picture taken before you leave Students with Fall Courses in progress have official transcripts to us by January 23,2012 (if not sooner) SNA Fundraiser Stethoscopes Questions?