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Advanced Medical/Surgical Nursing Across the Life Span I

Course Information


Credit Hours: 2

Course Pre-Requisites: NUR-203

Course Co-Requisites: NUR-206

Course Description

This course prepares the learner to apply theoretical knowledge when providing care to medical/surgical individuals/families with common health problems along the health illness continuum.  This course will continue to emphasize nursing processes, caring behaviors, communication, nursing assessment, and the role of the registered nurse professional in promoting health and wellness.  Gordon’s functional health care patterns will provide the framework and focus is placed as a care provider, teacher, manager, professional, and advocate in meeting the nursing needs of individuals across the life span.

Pre-requisites: NUR-201, NUR-203

Co-requisite: NUR-206