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   NUR 350 - Advanced Gerontology

3.0 Credits
Prerequisites: Admission to the BSN program or department approval.
Examine the older adult population while building upon previous general and liberal arts education, nursing knowledge, and clinical skills to promote quality, safe, evidence-based nursing practice. The course incorporates theories and concepts of aging and the nursing process to assess, plan, and evaluate older adult healthcare while utilizing a framework to address individualized aging complexity of care and vulnerability during life transitions. The student will utilize current resources to expand knowledge of evidence-based research that promotes interdisciplinary care of the elderly in a variety of settings. This course addresses complex ethical and legal issues incorporating an interdisciplinary approach in the care of the aging adult.
LEC 45 Contact hours



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