NUR 156 - Intergenerational Nursing Practicum
Clinical application of the Intergenerational Nursing theory course includes a laboratory, simulation, and a direct care component.
Opportunities to learn and practice selected progressive skills of a professional nurse are provided in lab experiences; here the student can critically examine development of his/her psychomotor, communication, and decision-making skills.
The student has opportunities to apply Core Competencies© to the care of patient and family systems in the Maternity, Pediatric, and Gerontological care settings.
At the completion of the course, the student will:
- Apply the multiple dimensions of patient-centered care to the care of the patient in the Maternity, Pediatric, and Gerontological care settings.
- Provide safe, effective care in the Maternity, Pediatric, and Gerontological care settings.
- Apply basic concepts of evidence-based practice to make practice decisions.
- Demonstrate the developing attributes of professionalism in the care setting.
- Apply principles of effective, developmentally appropriate communication during interactions with the patient and interdisciplinary health care team.
Prerequisite(s): Completion of NUR 101, NUR 102, ENG 101, PSY 101, and BIO 231.
Corequisite(s): BIO 232, ANT 101, NUR 155, NUR 160
Note(s): NUR 155 must be taken concurrently with NUR 156. Open to Nursing students only.
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