Theory and Practice in Parent-Child Nursing
Units: 6 (2/4) Parentheses indicate theory units/clinical units.
Critical concepts in the care of selected parent-child client populations are studied. Evidence-based nursing is practiced within a specialty that results in competencies to (a) expand the boundaries of nursing practice by focusing on health and illness management, (b) advance the practice of other nurses and nursing personnel, and (c) develop organizational/system modifications to support and improve the practice of nursing. Client populations may be selected from the areas of obstetrics, perinatal, pediatrics, or critical care with the instructor's consent. Prerequisites: Academic Core, Advanced Practice Core, current RN license, CPR certificate, malpractice insurance, and fulfilled health screening requirements.