NSG 579 Advanced Nursing Management of Children with Health Problems and Health Promotion Needs, 3 credits

Students will develop competence in performing a comprehensive health assessment of children. Clinical experiences also will assist students to gain competence in the therapeutic management of children's health/illness status in acute care, ambulatory, and community settings. Students will be guided by a preceptor in the implementation of advanced nursing strategies utilized to manage common childhood health problems and illnesses. (A minimum of 90 hours of precepted clinical practice is required for this course.)

Corequisite: NSG 565