NSG 567 Family Nurse Practitioner Clinical Synthesis, 3 credits

This course serves as the culminating experience in the family nurse practitioner clinical specialization. Students work with clinical preceptors in family practice settings to apply previously acquired knowledge and skills. This capstone clinical experience focuses on demonstration of competency in the areas of: management of client health/illness status; nurse-client relationship; teaching-coaching function; professional role; managing and negotiating health care delivery systems; and monitoring and ensuring quality of health care practices. (A minimum of 135 hours of precepted clinical practice in a family practice setting is required for this course.)

Prerequisite: All courses except NSG 555