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Course SummaryIn this course, you'll find a collection of engaging video lessons that serve as a helpful and comprehensive study guide for the NCLEX-RN exam. The lessons go over all the topics you'll need to know for the exam, and the accompanying assessments make sure you remember what you've studied.
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Use this informative study guide to prepare to take and pass the NCLEX-RN. This course is made up of wide-ranging lessons on safety and security in nursing, the aging process, substance dependence disorders and health care support systems. Visit our learning platform and access these resources using your mobile device or computer.
This course was last updated in 2020.
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Syllabus & Course Information
You can use our course to prepare for the different kinds of questions you will encounter on the NCLEX-RN exam. These lessons cover various aspects of nursing and relevant medical issues, such as patient rights, disease prevention, aging, etc. The specific topics you can learn about when you go through this course will help you achieve the following goals:
- Outline the legalities of nursing
- List infection control procedures
- Detail human development theories
- Recognize the value of healthy life choices
- Explain assessment methods and assistive devices
- Describe substance abuse and addictive behaviors
- Outline healthcare at the end-of-life stage
- Discuss health, religion and spirituality
- Note the benefits of mental health and stress management
- Explain illness management and emergencies
- Discuss the administration of medicines
- Detail the importance of rest for nurses
Our test prep course contains 288 lessons grouped into 37 chapters by subject matter. The lessons are followed up by multiple-choice quizzes, and you'll also find a comprehensive test in all chapters.
NCLEX-RN Exam Information
The NCLEX-RN exam is comprised of questions that correspond to four major categories: Safe and Effective Care Environment, Health Promotion and Maintenance, Psychosocial Integrity, and Physiological Integrity. The Safe and Effect Care Environment and Physiological Integrity categories are further divided into different subcategories.
- Number of Questions: 75 minimum; 265 maximum
- Question Type: Multiple-choice, multiple-response, fill-in-the-blank, ordered response, and hot spot questions
- Time Limit: 6 hours
- Exam Cost: $200
NCLEX-RN Preparation & Registration
This study guide contains chapters that cover all topics you will need to understand in order to succeed on the NCLEX-RN exam. Each chapter contains video and text lessons that go over all relevant information on that particular nursing topic in a clear and comprehensive format. Once you feel comfortable in your knowledge of a topic, you can answer practice questions offered in the chapter's quizzes and final exam so that you may be sure that you have understood all relevant points.
In order to be eligible for the NCLEX-RN exam, you must first submit an application for nursing licensure and registration to your local Board of Nursing/Regulatory Body. Once you are eligible for the exam, you may register either online or over the phone. Online registration is done on the Pearson VUE website, while phone registration is done via Pearson VUE NCLEX Candidate Services. On the day of the test, be sure to arrive at the testing center at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled exam start time. You must present a valid, government-issued photo ID when you arrive at the testing center.
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