Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner-Approaches to Health Care of the Older Adult (N628)

Course Memo

Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner offers students didactic and clinical experience related to the adult-gerontology nurse practitioner role with focus on the aged population. Health promotion and disease prevention strategies are incorporated; culturally sensitive care is emphasized/ Common acute and chronic disease processes, advanced clinical decision making skills and evidence based practice approaches to clinically manage and care for the older adult/aging patient population will be emphasized. Prerequisite: Completion of clinical core courses or by permission of the Dean

Course Section Description

This course meets in-seat on the following dates (dates could be subject to change to best accommodate student and course needs): 8/24, 9/7, 9/21, 10/05, 10/19, 11/2, 11/16 and 11/30; Final TBA