September 2021 Graduate Catalog 
    
    May 24, 2024  
September 2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NU 641 - Women’s Health for the Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner

The focus of this clinical course is on integrating theoretical knowledge, evidence-based guidelines and contemporary practice in the assessment and management of health and disease states specific to women across the adult lifespan in the primary care settings. Personal, family, cultural, community, and societal influences are analyzed for their impact on the physical and emotional health of women. Health risk identification, health promotion, health maintenance, and treatment alternatives are examined. The clinical experience is through direct patient care setting with an emphasis on women’s health. Semester Credit Hours: 4.00 Contact Hours: 30/00/90/120 Prerequisite: NU 611 Clinical Decision-Making   Corequisite: None.