Advanced Practice for the Care of Adults for FNP

NSG-6025

In this course, the students are afforded the opportunity to master knowledge of health care problems in adults, and to develop the advanced clinical and decision-making skills required. The students apply knowledge and skills of health promotion, disease prevention, assessment, diagnosis, and management of common primary health problems of adults in a clinical practice setting. The students work under supervision of qualified preceptors and department of nursing faculty to ensure that students achieve entry-level clinical competency in the nurse practitioner role. The practicum includes a 150-hour precepted experience with qualified preceptors. Prerequisites: NSG-5010 Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology, NSG-5020 Advanced Health/Physical Assessment and Diagnostic Reasoning, and NSG-5030 Advanced Pharmacology; NSG-5040 Professional Role Development for Advanced Practice or NSG-5045 Professional Role Development for the Nurse Educator. Co-requisite: NSG-6020 Advanced Concepts in the Care of Adults (or permission of instructor). (Fee $400)

Fees:
$400
Credits:
1.0
Academic Level:
Graduate
Department:
NS
Subject:
Nursing [NSG]
Terms Offered:
2012G4,2013SS,2013G1,2014SP,2014FA,2014SU,2015FA,2015SU,2015SP,2016SP,2017SP