NURS 472

Clinical Practicum for Adults in Crisis

College of Nursing

Course Description

Clinical practicum in the nursing interventions and care for individuals and families in crisis.

When Taught

Fall and Winter

Min

2.5

Fixed

2.5

Fixed

0

Other Prerequisites

Courses in Nursing Semester 4.

Note

13-14 hours clinical per week for 8 weeks (includes pre-assessment).

Title

Application of Nursing Knowledge and Skills

Learning Outcome

Demonstrate clinical judgment and skills as the student nurses notice, assess, develop, and implement appropriate nursing interventions related to the acutely ill patient in the clinical setting.

Title

Pharmaceutical Nursing Knowledge

Learning Outcome

Identify, interpret, and evaluate appropriate nursing actions in the clinical setting related to pathophysiology, pharmacodynamics, clinical data, and hemodynamics related to the acutely ill patient.

Title

End of Life Patient Centered Care

Learning Outcome

Examine and support death, dying, and other end-of-life issues in the clinical setting, that impact acutely ill patients and their families.