Pediatric Nursing

Introduces nursing care for child-rearing families with an emphasis on health promotion, illness prevention, res-toration of health during acute and chronic illness, and preservation of dignity in life and in death. Emphasizes family-centered care for diverse populations in a variety of health care settings through experiential learning. Integral components of the course are critical thinking, clinical reasoning, cultural sensitivity, and effective and therapeutic communication. The role of the baccalaureate generalist nurse is reinforced. Three credit hours theory, two credit hours clinical. Prerequisite: NSG 331

Code: 
NSG 410
Credit Hours: 
5.00