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    Jul 20, 2024  
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NRSG 641 - Advanced Pathophysiology, Pharmacology, and Health Assessment I


2 hours
This course, taught in a two-part series, will provide advanced nursing knowledge and skills in pathophysiology, pharmacology, and health assessment in preparation as an advanced practice nurse educator. This course builds upon the foundation of previous baccalaureate knowledge and nursing practice while strengthening the student’s scientific background and understanding to promote health, prevent disease, and manage alterations in health. This course emphasizes knowledge and skills utilizing a systems approach, including a history and physical exam, to improve outcomes and prepare the student for the role of an advanced practice academic nurse educator. Case studies are used to analyze and evaluate clinical reasoning. Students who plan to become a FNP must take NRSG 673 , NRSG 674 , NRSG 675 , NRSG 676 , NRSG 677 , and NRSG 678 . GR