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2017-2018 Augusta University Catalog 
2017-2018 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NURS 8322 - PNP Practice I: for the DNP Program

This course provides the student with clinical experiences within the scope of the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner centered on health promotion, health maintenance, and management of children from birth to adolescence. Emphasis is on the child within the framework of the family. Stages of development will be explored from biophysical, cognitive, emotional, and sociocultural perspectives. Discussion will include non-pharmacologic and pharmacologic management including immunizations supporting health promotion. Criteria for consultation and indications for referral along with exploration of available community resources will also be considered.

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory, Audit

Credit Hours: 4
Lecture Hours: 0 Lab Hours: 1 Other Contact Hours: 3

Repeat Status: No

Major Restrictions: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Degree Restrictions: Doctor of Nursing Practice

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Nursing Skills Lab NP
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