Dec 10, 2019  
2019-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

NUR 4203 - Care of the Older Adult

Credits: 2 hrs
This course focuses on principles and concepts related to gerontological nursing. Emphasis is on roles and functions of the nurse in meeting the needs of elderly clients who are well and those with functional pathological health alterations. Social, economic, legal, and ethical issues in maintaining and promoting wellness and safety are examined.
Pre-requisite(s): Admission to Upper Division and completion of junior level nursing courses.