Adult Health II

NURS420 (Not Liberal Arts) $ Adult Health II 13 hrs. 7 crs. This course uses the nursing process to focus on caring for multicultural adult clients who have complex and chronic health deviations. Principles presented in the natural and behavioral sciences, humanities and nursing theory are integrated to assist students in synthesizing knowledge that requires interventions to restore the client to his/her optimum level of wellness or to a peaceful death. Ethical, moral and legal issues in nursing practice are addressed. Research is applied to practice through the use of the best evidence currently available for clinical decision making. Preq: Department permission required. Coreq: NURS 210; NURS 204; NURS 320; NURS 406. 4 hours lecture; 3 hours laboratory; 6 hours clinical.