OLC Nursing Department
Members Present: Michelle Bruns, Chair, Sharon Cordova, Laurie Dunn, Darcie Forster, Wendy Jacobson
Adjourned 10:00 am
Minutes not available
Monday or Tuesday in Sept or October, during noon hour is best; suggest pizza
Theosophical society and Linda Franzman each awarding $1000.00/yr; two students suggested.
Handout given showing 3 consecutive years of board results. There were no discernable patterns noted or outstanding weaknesses identified.
We are currently paying the 13.00 fee/student liability insurance. Should we continue to pay this or charge the students? This includes CNA students also. Faculty sediments lean towards continuing to pay this fee if possible.
Discussed need to review/map curriculum.
Unable to do program evaluation today due to time constraints
We will write our own level specific objectives and likert scales for evaluation.
Orientation topics: Lakota style welcome: Charlie White Buffalo, Check off of admission criteria, introductions, mailboxes, lockers, drug testing, student org, name badges, uniforms, backpack, pocket nurse supplies, scholarships, success labs, library cards, OLC e-mail, textbooks, Prep-U, graduate applications, Student Handbook: Drug policy, clinical conduct, grievance, attendance, dress codes, failure of 2 nursing classes policy.
Inform Jenny of best times to visit with students about Bennett County Hospital.
Recommend the two identified students for the scholarship.
Refer to the analysis on an ongoing basis for usable data.
Pay the student liability this year and continue to evaluate each year.
Table for now; need more time
Tabled until next week
Michelle will put together agenda. We will develop objectives, handouts, and evaluation.