Technical Standards

Students must possess:

Visual ability: Acuity must be sufficient to assess clients and their environment and to implement the nursing care plans that are developed from such assessments.

Hearing ability: Must be sufficient to assess clients and their environments and to implement the nursing care plans that are developed for such assessments.

Factory ability: Must be sufficient to assess clients and their environments and to implement the nursing care plans that are developed for such assessments.

Tactile ability: Must be sufficient to assess clients and their environments and to implement the nursing care plans that are developed for such assessments.

Fine motor skills: Must be sufficient to perform psychomotor skills necessary for client care.

Ability to speak, comprehend, read and write in English at a level that effectively communicates with clients, families, significant others, and groups respecting social cultural and spiritual diversity.