Advanced Concepts of Nursing (NUR275)
5.0 Semester Hours
This course is designed to assist the student in the transition to the role of graduate nurse. The course focuses on the use of the nursing process in caring for groups of patients. Content includes conditions of the eye and ear, orthopedic, neurologic and emergency nursing, care of the burn patient and other conditions of the integumentary system. Ethical, legal, political and social issues affecting health care are also explored. Clinical experience is provided in a variety of settings.
Prereq: Program admission; C or better in NUR250.
Coreq: Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers (CPR).
Note: Clinical may be scheduled early mornings, afternoons or evenings and is dependent on the clinical site. Clinical sites and times will be given at the first class meeting.