HESI/Saunders Online Review for the NCLEX-PN Examination (1 Year) (Access Card)

HESI/Saunders Online Review for the NCLEX-PN Examination (1 Year) (Access Card)

By Linda Anne Silvestri, PhD, RN, Instructor of Nursing, Salve Regina University, Newport, RI; President, Nursing Reviews, Inc. and Professional Nursing Seminars, Inc., Charlestown, RI and HESI

Test-Taking Strategies

The Test Plan


Module 1: Developmental Stages and Transitions

  1. Infant, Child, and Adolescent
  2. Early Adulthood, Middle-Adulthood, and Later Adulthood
  3. Family Systems and Family Dynamics
  4. Maternity Client: Antepartum Care
  5. Maternity Client: Intrapartum Care
  6. Maternity Client: Postpartum Care
  7. Care of the Newborn

Module 1 Exam


Module 2: Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

  1. Health and Wellness/Teaching and Learning
  2. Lifestyle Choices and Health Risks
  3. Health Assessment and Physical Examination

Module 2 Exam


Module 3: Mental Health Concepts

  1. Foundations of Mental Health Nursing
  2. Coping and Defense Mechanisms
  3. Stress Management
  4. Cultural Awareness and Religious and Spiritual Influences on Health
  5. Grief and Loss
  6. End-of-Life Care

Module 3 Exam


Module 4: Psychosocial Alterations

  1. Mental Health Disorders
  2. Crisis Intervention
  3. Chemical and Other Dependencies
  4. Violence, Abuse, and Neglect

Module 4 Exam


Module 5: Management of Care

  1. Ethical and Legal Issues
  2. Advance Directives
  3. Confidentiality and Information Technology/Security
  4. Informed Consent
  5. Client Rights
  6. Concepts of Management
  7. Principles of Delegation and Prioritization of Care

Module 5 Exam


Module 6: Safety and Infection Control

  1. Providing a Secure and Safe Environment
  2. Emergency Response Plans, Disasters, and Triage
  3. Standard and Transmission-Based Precautions and Surgical Asepsis
  4. Use of Restraints and Safety Devices

Module 6 Exam


Module 7: Basic Care and Comfort

  1. Basic Needs
  2. Mobility, Immobility, and Assistive Devices
  3. Nonpharmacological Interventions for Physical Pain

Module 7 Exam


Module 8: Pharmacology and Intravenous Therapies

  1. Medication Administration and Dose Calculations
  2. Administering Blood Products
  3. Intravenous Therapies
  4. Parenteral Nutrition
  5. Medication Classifications

Module 8 Exam


Module 9: Monitoring for Health Problems

  1. Vital Signs
  2. Diagnostic Tests, Treatments, and Procedures
  3. Laboratory Values
  4. Acid-Base Balance
  5. Perioperative Care

Module 9 Exam


Module 10: Physiological Health Problems

  1. Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalances
  2. Hemodynamics
  3. Medical Emergencies
  4. Adult Health Conditions
  5. High-Risk Maternity and Newborn Conditions
  6. Pediatric Disorders

Module 10 Exam


Crossing the Finish Line: Practice Tests

Focus on Maternity Exam

Focus on Adult Health Exam

Focus on Child Health Exam

Focus on Mental Health Exam

Focus on Delegating/Prioritizing/Triage/Disaster Exam


Comprehensive Exam