NSG 576 Advanced Nursing Management of Adults with Health Promotion Needs and Episodic Health Problems, 3 credits

Students will develop competence in identifying health promotion needs and performing a comprehensive health assessment of adults with episodic health problems. Clinical experience also will assist students to gain competence in the theory-based management of adults' health/illness status. Students will be guided by a preceptor in the implementation of clinical paths and/or protocols used in acute care settings to manage common adult health problems and illnesses. (A minimum of 90 hours of precepted clinical practice is required for this course.)

Corequisite: NSG 557