Course Description for Medical-Surgical Nursing Concepts and Practice
Medical-Surgical Nursing Concepts and Practice
Prerequisite: NUR 3166, NUR 3531C, NUR 3219C, and NUR 3825
Co-requisite: NUR 4168, NUR 4491C, and NUR 4826
Description: This course includes information required for the care of adults with complex clinical conditions. The focus is on the use of the nursing process in collaborative partnership with adults who are hospitalized with acute care physical illness or disease. Emphasis is on professional nursing roles and responsibilities in designing, managing, and evaluating culturally sensitive care for complex adults in order to maintain, restore, and optimize their level of functioning.