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ANES 734P DNP Anesthesia Practicum II

Students build on skills developed in practicum I to further develop integration of scientific and anesthetic principles. "Novice" nurse anesthesia students apply evidence-based practice and safety and quality guidelines for American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) or Physical Status (PS) I and II. Students apply evidence-based practice, safety and quality guidelines in psychomotor skills, critical thinking and decision-making as "novice" nurse anesthesia students. Students gain clinical experience caring for the patient with minimal to mild physiological derangements. Competence Statement: Knows the principles and practice of nurse anesthesia care well enough to assess, plan, and implement an anesthetic care plan for patients with advancing complex physical status, at a novice level, under total supervision of a licensed/certified anesthesia provider.


Special information

Prerequisite: Prior to taking this practicum, you must have successfully completed the following: NURS 623P.
1 Graduate credit

Effective December 14, 2020 to present

Learning outcomes


  • Analyze biomedical equipment and supplies for relevance, accuracy and safety for quality patient care;
  • Appraise patient's health and functional risk status for safe diagnostic, surgical and anesthetic care;
  • Formulate cost-effective, evidence-based plans of care based on patient's physical status, procedural or diagnostic needs;
  • Administer safe, culturally competent care based on evidence and ethical principles;
  • Communicate effectively with patients, family and other healthcare providers;
  • Employ reflective practice to improve patient outcomes and quality of care; and
  • Exhibit professional leadership behaviors of responsibility, accountability and integrity.
  • Apply ethical principles to nurse anesthesia care.

Summer 2024

Section Title Instructor books eservices
01 DNP Anesthesia Practicum II Nybo, Anna Lynn Laffoon, Travis Ryan Books for ANES-734P-01 Summer 2024 Course details for ANES-734P-01 Summer 2024