NURS-649: Adult Primary Care Nursing

3 credit hours
Presents the necessary knowledge for the practice of primary healthcare of adults. It includes principles of health promotion and disease prevention. This course discusses pathophysiology, diagnosis, therapeutic nursing interventions, and management of common health problems of adults. It emphasizes the importance of the family in the delivery of primary care services. This course focuses on the impact of culture and economic deprivation on health care behaviors relating to adults.

Prerequisite courses:NURS-639 NURS-640