33.622 Adult Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing III

Adult Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing III

Course Details
Min Credits 4
Max Credits 4
Course ID 4589
Status Active

This capstone course builds on Adult Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing curriculum of the previous three semesters. Issues related to health care policy and legislation relative to their impact on the role of the nurse practitioner/clinical nurse specialist within psychiatric care are analyzed. Advanced knowledge of the management of complex mental health issues is integrated in nursing practice. Transition of the role of the advanced practice nurse is examined, and actualized through an intensive, precepted, clinical experience.