Community Health Nursing

Introduces the student to population-focused care. Emphasis is placed on health promotion and disease and injury prevention across the lifespan. Interprofessional communication and collaboration, professional standards, cultural sensitivity, and ethical decision making are emphasized. Teaching theories and techniques, technology, environment, health policy, financial resources, and advocating for social justice are integral components. The role of the baccalaureate generalist nurse is rein-forced. Three credit hours theory, two credit hours clinical. Prerequisite: NSG 335.

Code: 
NSG 451
Credit Hours: 
5.00