Health Promotion Across the Lifespan | Spalding University Catalog

NURS-420: Health Promotion Across the Lifespan

4 credit hours

This course focuses on assessment of clients' health care status, including risk for disease. Students will learn to appraise current health habits, influences on health, motivators for change, and risk for illness. Students will gain experience will health risk assessments and screenings. Health appraisal of individual clients at all developmental ages and stages will be addressed. Students will learn and practice different methods to promote behavioral change and will learn strategies for effective client education.