Advanced Primary Care Management of Women and Children (5 credits)
Prereq. MSN 623 completed. MSN 624 completed or with advisor’s approval.
Current CPR certification and updated immunization records required.
Students apply critical thinking to advanced health care management of common primary care diagnoses with women infants, children and adolescents. In a collaborative atmosphere they will be providing care with the use of evidence based treatment plans. They will have didactic and clinical practice related to health promotion, prevention, and disease management of women, infants, children and adolescents. They will use their advanced critical thinking to apply culturally sensitive health care and perform examinations and formulate diagnosis and treatment plans to these populations. They will use differential diagnoses to identify physical and/or psychological illness based on possible pathology given lifestyle practices of clients, and their families.
(This course includes a 200-hour practicum)