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|Child Health Nursing.|
|Five semester hours, three theory, two clinical. (SP)|
This course focuses on clinical application of the nursing process in providing culturally specific care to children, adolescents and their family systems. Clinical experiences in acute care and community-based settings provide students with the opportunity to apply primary, secondary and tertiary level of prevention within child health care and family-client systems across the lifespan. Critical thinking, health promotion, family-centered care and cultural diversity are stressed. To earn credit, this course must be completed with a grade of "C" or better. (Advanced Standing for Registered Nurses) Prerequisites: NURS 3315, 3525, 3665. Co-requisites: NURS 3405 and 3558.
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