2010-2011 Academic Catalog 
    
    May 07, 2021  
2010-2011 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

NURS 630 - PEDIATRIC/FAMILY HEALTH CARE PRACTICUM I


Credits: Three
Prerequisite: NURS 629
The nurse practitioner practicum experience provides the student with an opportunity to assume responsibility for the primary health care services of individuals and families under the supervision of an established nurse practitioner and/or physician preceptor. The student is expected to assume increasing responsibility for planning and implementing therapeutic processes and for documenting and evaluating outcomes of care. The role of the FNP in health problem management, family involvement, health promotion and teaching, health maintenance, and continued collaboration with health professionals are emphasized.
Note: The practicum requires 225 clinical practice hours.