NUR 145◊ Nursing Care of Individuals with Commonly Recurring Adaptation Problems I

5 credits

Focuses on a holistic approach to the nursing care of individuals with adaptation problems that occur across the life span, including those of the childbearing and childrearing family within a multicultural society. Includes commonly recurring problems related to the psychosocial modes and to the physiologic needs of oxygenation, nutrition, elimination, activity, rest and protection. Problem solving and critical thinking skills are emphasized in the utilization of the nursing process.

Prerequisite: Score of 100% on Dosages and Solutions Math test; NUR 135◊, BIS 136◊, EDU 206◊; concurrent enrollment in BIS 137◊ and NUR 146

Lecture: 2.5 hours

Laboratory: 1.5 hours

Clinical Laboratory: 6 hours

(course fee required)