NURS 918 - Primary Care for the Adult and Geriatric Populations

This course presents knowledge necessary for the practice of primary health care of the well adult and geriatric populations. Course content includes the principles of health promotion, disease prevention and assessment, and management of common primary health care problems in diverse populations. Emphasis is placed on gender and age specific needs in addition to pathophysiologic processes underlying certain conditions. The impact of the family on the health of the adult and geriatric patient is explored.


Credit hours: 2.0

Co-Requisites: NURS 919 - Primary Care: Adult and Geriatric Preceptorship
Eligibility:
Last updated: 02/17/2020