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NURS 6471 MSE Child Health Nursing Clinical (Spring: 2 )

Course Description

Based on the published Pediatric Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice, this course provides a variety of clinical settings for students to expand and perfect their skills in implementing the nursing role in the care of children and families. Clinical faculty guide students' clinical reasoning process and use of nursing scholarship and evidence-based practice guidelines in the planning nursing interventions to meet the physical, psychosocial, emotional, and spirtual needs of children and their families who are 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 their patient.

Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: NURS2204. NURS2204; NURS6400; NURS6402; NURS6403; NURS6408 AND NURS6470.

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17