2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    Apr 02, 2020  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

NURS 620 - Adult/Gerontology Health Care I

Credits: Three (3)
Common acute and chronic health problems seen throughout the adult years are studied in this first of two sequential courses. Emphasis is placed on detailed history taking, differentiation, interpretation and documentation of normal and abnormal findings. Strategies to manage common health problems of adults in urban and rural settings are explored. Nursing care to support positive lifestyle behaviors, primary prevention and support of functional ability is discussed.
Prerequisite: NURS-611, NURS-612, AND NURS-615 or their equivalents.
Corequisite: NURS 621