Karen Bloomfield

Karen Bloomfield
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Health & Life Sciences

Office Hours: 

Tuesday: 10:00 am-12:00 pm
Wednesday: 2:00 pm-3:00 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am-9:00 am, 11:00 am-12:00 pm, 1:00 pm-2:00 pm
Friday: 2:00 pm-3:00 pm
Thursday: 12-1pm (open lab)
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 or appropriate placement score. Lecture 1 hour per week.
  • 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.
  • NUR 201 - Psychiatric Nursing
    Teaches care of individuals families requiring clinical treatment. Uses all components of the nursing process with increasing degrees of skill. Includes math computational skills and basic computer instruction related to the delivery of nursing care. Provides supervised learning experiences in college nursing laboratories and or cooperating agencies. Prerequisite: Completed ITE 119 or ITE 115, NUR 112 or NUR 115, NUR 230, BIO 141, BIO 142 and ENG 112; corequisite: NUR 201 clinical. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 6 hours. Total 8 hours per week.