NURS 498B Clinical Concepts III

This capstone course builds upon Clinical Concepts II by continuing designated experiences and integrating internship experiences that require the application of comprehensive evidence based practice to enhance critical thinking, independent decision making and self-confidence. This summative experience and active participation as a member of the interdisciplinary health care team supports mastery of entry level registered nurse competencies 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 416 - Advanced Concepts III Special Populations. S/U grade only. Spring.