NUR 845 : Advanced Practice Nursing: Adult Primary Care III

Builds upon knowledge learned in advanced pathophysiology, advanced pharmacology, advanced health assessment, and clinical diagnostics to provide a foundation for students to assume an advanced practice nursing role in caring for adults across the lifespan within a family context. Students will synthesize prior learning in the assessment, diagnosis, and holistic management of common acute and chronic health conditions addressed in a primary care setting. Palliative and end of life care is also discussed. Emphasis is placed on interprofessional collaboration, use of technology, patient advocacy, and the financial and ethical considerations of quality care.