NURS 0313 - Nursing Care of the Adult and Older Adult II

Credits: 5

This is the second course in a two-course sequence that focuses on the care of the adult and older adult patient with acute and/or chronic illness. Building on knowledge learned from NURS 0312 , this second course includes critical thinking and problem solving strategies for caring for adults with acute and complex illnesses or injuries. A systems approach is utilized to analyze, intervene, and care for alterations to health with the individual and family of culturally diverse backgrounds. This course will critically analyze use of the nursing process while implementing care to individuals experiencing acute illness. 2 hours lecture, 6 hours clinical, 3 hours SimLab per week.

Prerequisites: NURS 0312  and NURS 0335 .
Corequisite: NURS 0336 .

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