NURS 462 Caring in Nursing Communities

Acquisition of nursing theory and critical thinking skills for enhancement of the health of individuals, families, and aggregates or populations in community settings that are developmentally and culturally appropriate. Interdisciplinary collaboration among health care team members and diverse populations is emphasized. Integrates standards of practice, and legal and ethical responsibilities in the community setting. Students critically analyze the health status of communities. Pre-requisite(s): Admission to the RN to BSN track, all core RN to BSN Core nursing; may be taken concurrently with NURS 463.

Lecture/Lab/Clinical Hours: 3+0+0