NURS 6346 Family Health I Practicum

This course is the first in a series of clinical courses designed to all the Family Nurse Practitioner students to apply the concepts of advance practice nursing. Students must complete a minimum of 180 hours in an approved setting while supervised by a nurse practitioner, physician’s assistant, or physician. Emphasis is placed on health promotion, diagnostic reasoning, evidence-based decision-making, assessment, diagnosis and management of episodic acute health problems commonly encountered in primary care.