NURS 416 Advanced Concepts III Special Populations

This course focuses on advanced psychiatric, oncologic, gerontologic, maternal/newborn and end-of-life nursing concepts. Evidence based nursing interventions are applied to special client populations to 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, families, groups, communities, and populations across the lifespan. Prerequisites: All 300 level nursing courses, NURS 415 - Advanced Concepts II Child Health, NURS 425 - Nursing Leadership and Management, NURS 431 - Community Health II, NURS 498A - Clinical Concepts II. Co-requisites: NURS 435 - Synthesis, NURS 498B - Clinical Concepts III. Spring.