NURS 3614 Nursing of Children

A clinical nursing course designed to provide students with concepts and processes in nursing that are related to the client/family adaptive needs during the childrearing years. Emphasized are the bio-psycho-social-spiritual needs of family and child in each developmental stage. Pharmacologic and nutritional needs unique to children are included. Also included are medical and surgical alterations common to children. Students are provided with learning experiences to develop nursing roles and skills based on professional values and standards appropriate to meeting child client needs. Lab fee. Prerequisites: NURS 2310, 3312, 3610, 3313, and 3611. Concurrent enrollment in NURS 3612. Lab fee.