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    Jun 03, 2023  
2011-2012 Georgia Health Sciences University Catalog 
2011-2012 Georgia Health Sciences University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NURS 6880 - Family Nurse Practitioner I: Health Promotion and Problems of Adults and their Families

This course is designed to prepare Family Nurse Practitioners to assume responsibility for health promotion, health maintenance, disease prevention, and the management of common acute and chronic health problems of adults in primary healthcare settings. Emphasis is on the family as the basic unit of nursing care. Discussion will include non-pharmacologic and pharmacologic management of common health problems. Criteria for consultation and indications for referral along with exploration of available community resources will also be considered.

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit

Hours: Credit Hrs. Low: 6Contact Hrs. Low: 12

Course Level: Graduate Semester

Equivalent Course: NSG6880

College Restrictions: Graduate StudiesProgram Restrictions: CERM_FNUP-Cert in Family Nurse Pract, MSN_FNUP-Family Nurse Practitioner, MSN_NURS-NursingLevel Restrictions: Graduate Semester

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