Napa Valley College Faculty & Staff

    Maria Biddenback, RN, MSN, FNP-C

    Nurs 249 

    Nursing in Health Alterations IV

    Focus is on the application of the nursing process for patients with multiple complex health alterations. The student functions in the roles of manager and provider of care.

    Drug Calculations Review/Websites:

    Diehl, L. NP. "Brush up on your drug calculation skills"

    drugcal.htm

    Dosage Help.com

    steps.html

    Drug Calculations for Health Professionals

    index.asp

    Calculating IV Drug Infusions (YouTube)

    watch

    Med Math Study Review for RN Nurses and Paramedics

    watch

    Nurs 250 

    Preceptorship

    Provides a clinical environment for the student to intergrate scientific principles and management skills. The student assumes increasing responsibilities under the direct supervision of a preceptor. This course allows the student to develop beginning levels of competence for the graduate nurse.

     Nurs 246

    Nursing in Health Alterations III

    Focus is on the application of the nursing process in caring for adults and children with complex alterations in health. The nurse’s role is expanded to include beginning team leadership for small groups

     

     

     

    Nurs 249 

    Office Hours: 

    Monday: 1300-1500

    Tuesday: 1000-1200

    Wednesday: By appointment

     

    Nurs 250 

    Office Hours: 

    Monday: 1300-1500

    Tuesday: 1000-1200

    Wednesday: By appointment

     

    Nurs 246 

    Office Hours: 

    Monday: 1300-1500

    Tuesday: 1000-1200

    Wednesday: By appointment