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NURS 4251 Child Health Nursing Clinical Laboratory (Fall/Spring: 3 )

Course Description

Based on the published Scope and Standards of Practice, this course provides a variety of clinical settings plus simulation experiences for implementing the nursing role in the care of children and families. Emphasis on clinical reasoning and evidenced-based practice in planning interventions to meet the physical, psychosocial, emotional, and spiritual needs of children and families coping with acute and chronic health problems. Students will care for patients from diverse cultural, ethnic and social backgrounds, interact collaboratively with family members and the interdisciplinary health team, and take a leadership role in advocating for patients.

Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: NURS3242. NURS3242, NURS3243, NURS3244, NURS3245.

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17