NUR-138 - Nursing Care of the Developing Family

Through a philosophy of family-centered care, this course introduces students to the study and application of principles required to meet the common needs of the normal childbearing family and child from birth through adolescence. Physical assessment techniques and strategies unique to the childbearing woman and child will be discussed and are integrated into clinical experiences. Therapeutic communication and interpersonal relationships between all persons with respect to function as a member of the healthcare team under the direction of a registered nurse, communicate effectively, utilize technology and the nursing process to provide holistic care in an ethical manner. This course includes theory and clinical components.
Academic Level
Credit
Subject
Nursing
Department
Career & Tech Ed Administratio
Credits
4
Prerequisites
Corequisites
None
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