Health-Sciences - Course - Community and Gerontological Health Nursing: Practice

  • Course Code: NURS408
  • Credits: 2
  • Hours Distribution: 0Lec; 6 Cln; 0Tut
  • Course Type: Major Core Courses (MCC)

Course Description

This course is designed to provide the student with the opportunity for clinical application of the knowledge related to community and gerontological health nursing. Critical thinking skills will be utilized as students participate in clinical prevention and population-focused interventions, with attention to risk assessment, health promotion, disease prevention, and rehabilitation and restoration of the highest possible level of health. Special emphasis will be on the application of elderly care related theories while providing care to this population, considering ethical and legal aspects of their care. Co/Pre-req: NURS406.