NURS 6348 Family Health II Practicum

This course is the second in a series of clinical courses designed to allow the Family Nurse Practitioner student to apply the concepts of advanced practice nursing and refine skills. Students must complete a minimum of 180 clinical clock hours in an approved setting while supervised by a nurse practitioner, physician’s assistant, or physician. Emphasis is placed on diagnostic reasoning, evidence-based decision-making, assessment, diagnosis, and management of chronic health problems commonly encountered by patients, across the lifespan in primary care settings.