NSG 557 Care of Adults with Health Promotion Needs and Episodic Health Problems, 2 credits

Focuses on the delivery of theory-based care to adults with health promotion needs and episodic health problems. The application of advanced comprehensive assessment skills to the adult population are covered. Emphasis is placed on risk analysis and reduction and principles of pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic clinical therapeutics. The stabilization of acute and management of common episodic health problems of adults are included. In addition there are selected practice experiences.

Prerequisites: NSG 551, NSG 552, NSG 514, *NSG 554 for FNP students only