NURS 6031: Health Assessment for Advanced Practice Nurses (3)

Lecture: 2, Lab: 4, Other: 0

This course builds upon basic knowledge in health assessment/physical assessment at the undergraduate level. It is designed to expand and refine the students skill and critical analysis of the history and physical examination of individuals from various socio-cultural backgrounds across the lifespan. The focus of the course is to prepare the student to perform comprehensive and episodic assessments utilizing diagnostic reasoning based on the current best evidence in the primary care setting. The course prepares students to begin clinical practice as an advanced practice nursing student.