2019-2020 Catalog

NURS 2300 PROF NURSING CARE IN ACUTE ILLNESS

This semester introduces the learner to the patient and family with acute illness using the concepts of health promotion, safety, clinical judgment, leadership, patient centeredness, and professionalism. Learners will use caring behaviors, therapeutic communication and advocacy when providing care to patients with acute illness across the lifespan.  The learner will facilitate the effectiveness of the inter-professional healthcare team.  The patient and family lived experience is emphasized.

Credits

10

Prerequisite

NURS 1200 (C or better)

Corequisite

NURS 2315