This course is the first in a series of two synthesis courses aimed to prepare the nurse anesthesia student for the National Certification Exam (NCE). It is based on directed self-study of textbook materials. This course focuses on the synthesis and integration of critical nurse anesthesia concepts into knowledge necessary for transition into nurse anesthesia practice. Competence Statement: Knows critical nurse anesthesia concepts well enough to complete the concept information sheets and SEE exam at a satisfactory level.
- Analyze strengths and areas for growth based on NBCRNA's core competencies for certification;
- Develop individualized learning plan to guide study based on the core competencies; and
- Demonstrate physical, biophysical and anesthetic scientific knowledge integration through teaching and examination.