Obstetric and Women's Health Nursing

This course is designed to further develop students' theoretical knowledge and clinical application of the nursing process as it applies to women, from childbearing through post menopause. Emphasis is on the care of the childbearing family, newborn, potential high-risk OB conditions, and care of women both pre- and post-menopause. Additional foci include: Enhancement of students' knowledge, communication techniques, and clinical judgment. This course includes didactic, clinical and nursing skills laboratory experiences. Prerequisite: Admission to the ADN Program and Grade of "C" or higher in all previous ADN nursing courses.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credit hours: 4
Lecture hours: 4
Additional Course Fees

Last updated: 10/27/2020