33.610 Adult Gerontological Nursing I

Adult Gerontological Nursing I

Course Details
Min Credits 4
Max Credits 4
Course ID 4580
Status Active

The focus of this course is on the advanced practice nursing role in the holistic assessment and management of health problems of the adult and older adult within a family and community context. Evidence-based strategies to prevent and treat common health problems and to maintain and promote health through the application of advanced knowledge, theory, relevant research and critical decision making are emphasized. Community resources, pharmacological therapies, and complementary strategies are addressed.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-req: 30.550 Human Development and Pathophysiology, and 33.651 Advanced Health Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning, and Co-req: 33.613 Adult Gerontological Nursing Practicum I.