NURS 342

Clinical Practicum for Nursing Care of Adults with Acute and Chronic Illnesses

College of Nursing

Course Description

Clinical practicum in the nursing care of acutely and chronically ill adults in inpatient settings; professional behavior; illness implications for patients and families.

When Taught

Fall and Winter

Min

3.5

Fixed

3.5

Fixed

0

Other Prerequisites

Courses in Nursing Semester 2.

Note

10.5 clinical hours per week for 14 weeks (includes pre-assessment).

Title

The Healer's Art

Learning Outcome

Integrate the values of the Gospel of Jesus Christ as part of providing nursing care to adult patients

Title

Critical Judgment

Learning Outcome

Demonstrate and document effective clinical judgment and critical thinking in planning, delivering , and reflecting on nursing care to adult patients.

Title

Communication

Learning Outcome

Demonstrate therapeutic communication with adult patients and families.

Title

Communication

Learning Outcome

Demonstrate collaborative communication in health care teams.