Advanced Primary Care Management of Women and Children (5 credits)
Prereq. MSN 624 completed or with advisor’s approval.
Current CPR certification and updated immunization records required.
Student apply critical thinking to advanced health and physical assessment, in order to diagnose and collaborate by providing care with evidence based plans, with an emphasis on: women, infant, children, and adolescents. 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 care and perform examinations and formulate diagnosis and treatment plans to these populations. They 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]