Course Description for Chronic and Rehabilitative Nursing Concepts and Practice
Chronic and Rehabilitative Nursing Concepts and Practice
Prerequisite: NUR 3028L, NUR 3619, NUR 3128, and NUR 3065L
Co-requisite: NUR 3166, NUR 3531C, and NUR 3825
Description: This course includes information required for the care of adults with chronic diseases and conditions. The focus is on the use of the nursing process in collaborative partnership with adults who are experiencing physical illness or disease, in the inpatient and outpatient setting. Emphasis is on professional nursing roles and responsibilities in designing, managing, and evaluating culturally sensitive care for adults in order to maintain, restore, and optimize their level of functioning. The course will focus on rehabilitative and chronic care conditions.