2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    May 18, 2024  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

NURS 401 - Foundations of Public Health Nursing

Credits: 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-302, NURS-303, and NURS-305
Corequisite: NURS-401C (or prior) and NURS-402 (or prior)