Community Health Nursing

This senior level course focuses on public health issues in the local and wider global communities. Discussion is framed around nursing care of aggregates of the general population. Principles of epidemiology, community characteristics, and available health services are utilized in conducting an extensive community assessment. Students will use research findings to design health promotion and illness prevention strategies in the delivery of care to the community. Students will analyze the effectiveness of community resources in caring for clients and their families across the lifespan to maximize function and maintain independence.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credit hours: 3
Lecture hours: 3
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Last updated: 06/28/2021