NSG 563 Primary Care Management of Adults with Chronic Health Needs and Problems, 2 credits

Students will develop competence in performing a comprehensive, ongoing health assessment of adults with chronic health problems. Clinical experiences also will assist students to gain competence in the theory-based management of chronic health problems. Students will be guided by a preceptor in the implementation of treatment plans or protocols utilized to manage common, stabilized adult chronic health problems and illnesses in collaboration with other members of the health care team. (A minimum of 90 hours of precepted clinical practice is required for this course.)

Corequisite: NSG 562