2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    
    Jun 01, 2020  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

NURS 401 - Foundations of Public Health Nursing


Credits: Five (5)
Public health nursing combines concepts, theories and principles from nursing, public health and other sciences to form the basis for its practice. The scope of this practice is distinguished by the focus on prevention, health protection and health promotion of individuals, families, aggregates and communities. Principles of public health nursing are applied in community settings with an emphasis on family case management.
Prerequisite: NURS-303, NURS-305, NURS-306, and NURS-310
Corequisite: NURS-401C