Karen Bloomfield

Karen Bloomfield
Associate Professor of Nursing
Health & Life Sciences

Office Hours: 

Monday: 5:00 pm-6:00 pm
Tuesday: 2:30 pm-3:30 pm
Wednesday: 12:30 pm-1:30 pm
Thursday: 2:30 pm-3:30 pm
All other hours by appointment only.
Keats Science Building: K128

Courses: 

  • NUR 135 - Drug Dosage Calculations
    Focuses on apothecary, metric, household conversion in medication dosage calculation for adult and pediatric clients. Provides a practical approach to learning to calculate and prepare medications and solutions. Includes calculating intravenous flow rates. Prerequisite: Complete MTE 1-5 Student Group placement score or Math 15#, 16#, 17#, 18#. Lecture 1 hour per week.
  • SDV 101 - First Year Success: Health Sciences
    Introduces students to the skills which are necessary to achieve their academic goals, to the services offered at the college and to the discipline in which they are enrolled. Covers topics such as services offered at the college including the learning resources center; counseling, and advising; listening, test taking, and study skills; and topical areas which are applicable to their particular discipline.
  • PNE 187 - Nursing Concepts II
    Explores the use of the nursing process to meet the multidimensional needs of individuals and developing families. Includes computer and math computational skills related to the delivery of nursing care. Provides supervised learning experiences in college nursing laboratories and or cooperating agencies. Prerequisite: Complete PNE 186 or NUR 108 and admission into the Practical Nursing program. Lecture 5 hours. Laboratory 12 hours. Total 17 hours per week.
  • NUR 246 - Parent/Child Nursing
    Develops nursing skills in caring for both well and ill children in a variety of settings. Emphasizes theories of growth and development and the family as a unit. Prerequisite: Completed NUR 201, NUR 202 and PSY 230; corequisite: NUR 246 clinical. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 6 hours. Total 8 hours per week.