NURS 2140: Care of the Pediatric Client (5)

Lecture: 2, Lab: 9, Other: 0

This course focuses on providing family-centered, atraumatic care for pediatric clients from infancy through adolescence in both community-based and acute care settings. Students will be required to provide effective and competent nursing care for this population applying concepts of: 1) health promotion/disease prevention; 2) communication; 3) analytic, contextual and holistic thinking; 4) human caring and relationship; 5) teaching; 6) resource management; 7) leadership; and 8) information literacy. Co-requisite: BIOL 2280 Pre-requisite: NURS 1110 with a grade of C or better