Adult Health II

NURS420 (Not Liberal Arts) $ Adult Health II 16 hrs. 8 crs. This course utilizes the Nursing Process and General System Theory to focus on caring for the multicultural individual/family client system who is experiencing deviations from wellness. Principles presented in the natural and behavioral sciences, humanities and nursing theory are integrated to assist the students in synthesizing knowledge that requires interventions to restore the client to his/her optimum level of wellness or to a peaceful death. Levels of prevention are examined with emphasis on the secondary level. Ethical, moral and legal issues in nursing practice are addressed. Nursing research and evidence-based practice are incorporated into the care of individual/family system Preq: Department permission. Five hours lecture; 8 hours clinical; 3 hours simulation lab.