Fall Semester 2016 - Credit Courses

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 Course TitleCredDaysTimeRoomSeats
NRSG_138_71KGerontology for Nursing
Meets: 8/25/2016-12/15/2016
Lincoln County Campus/Libby
Note: Students must be accepted into the Nursing program through a competitive application process before registering for this course



LINB 214
4D Bailey
Add'l Fee: $60.00

Gerontology for Nursing

Prerequisites: BIOH 201NL; BIOH 211NL; CHMY 121NL; M 115M, M 121M, M 152M, M 153M or M 171M; NUTR 221N, PSYX 100A, and WRIT 101; acceptance into the PN program.Corequisites: NRSG 130, NRSG 135, NRSG 144.This course introduces the student to the skills and knowledge needed to provide nursing care to aging clients. Topics explored include current trends (including legal and ethical issues) in gerontological nursing, developmental stages and transitions associated with aging, expected age related physiological changes and assessment findings, recognition and management of acute and chronic illnesses that commonly occur in the older adult population, promotion of health for the older adult client, end-of-life issues and care.

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This information was last updated on Friday, December 16, 2016 at 1:40:04 PM