NURS 415 Advanced Concepts II Child Health

This course explores pediatric nursing concepts and applies evidence based practice related to the care of children (age 0- 18) with stable/unstable, ill defined, acute and chronic illnesses. Application of the nursing process, critical thinking and interdisciplinary collaboration results in nursing care decisions that protect, promote and optimize health and abilities, prevent illness/injury, facilitate healing, alleviate suffering through the diagnosis and treatment of human response, and advocate for the care of individuals. Prerequisites: All 300 level nursing courses. Co-requisites: NURS 425 - Nursing Leadership and Management, NURS 431 - Community Health II, NURS 498A - Clinical Concepts II. Fall.