2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Sep 25, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NUR 4020 - Population Health: Nursing Care in the Community

This course investigates the role of the nurse in the application of nursing process to groups of individuals or to communities with similar health needs and problems.  This course will focus on the needs of communities and groups of individuals within communities in need of mental health prevention care as well as acute and chronic mental health needs. Emphasis is placed on assisting individuals, families and communities with the promotion, restoration, maintenance of health and the evaluation of nursing care in those situations. This course includes both didactic/theoretical learning as well as exposure to adult patients in a variety of clinical settings.
Credits: 6
Prerequisite: NUR 3010  
Equivalent(s): NURS 402/NUR 402  
Offered in the Fall Semester