NURS 398A Health Assessment Clinical

This course provides opportunities to perform comprehensive physical exams on adults by employing assessment strategies and therapeutic communication skills acquired in the co-requisite course, Health Assessment. Utilization of critical thinking skills and the nursing process assist in differentiating normal and abnormal assessment findings to establish relevant goals, interventions and rationale to protect, promote and optimize health. Prerequisites: Admission to the BSN Completion Program or LPN/RN licensure. Co-requisites: NURS 321 - Health Assessment, NURS 328 - Nursing Role Transition. S/U grade only. Fall.