Course Description for Professional Nursing Integration
Professional Nursing Integration
Prerequisite: NUR 4827 and NUR 4168 and NUR 4351C and NUR 4491C
Co-requisite: NUR 4636C
Description: During this course the student demonstrates achievement of program objectives while working in partnership with individuals, families, communities and other health care professionals. This course includes information required for transition from the baccalaureate student role to the role of a professional baccalaureate prepared nurse. The focus is on skills used by the nurse to excel as a clinician, professional leader, communicator and as a citizen. Students use evidence and theories from a variety of disciplines in the provision of culturally sensitive care and the improvement of nursing practice. In addition, the student demonstrates competence in a simulation experience and comprehension of nursing concepts through case study activities.