2019-2020 Catalog 
    
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2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NRSG 671 - Complex Adult and Geriatric Therapeutics and Management


2 hours
This course presents a theoretical and evidence-based approach to the diagnosis and management of common complex health issues of adults and geriatrics for advanced practice nursing. The course emphasizes the appropriate use of diagnostic measures including laboratory, radiographic and other technologies, health promotion, disease prevention, and current evidence-based guidelines. A practicum (120 hours) provides the opportunity for the diagnosis and management of common complex health problems in the family primary care of adult and geriatric patients. Course requirement includes a 120-hour practicum experience with an approved preceptor. Taken congruently with the fifth section of NRSG 665  with an approved preceptor. Prerequisite(s): NRSG 667 , NRSG 670  with 480 practicum hours completed. GR