May 27, 2023  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog V 71 
2018-2019 Academic Catalog V 71 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RNSG 1513 - Foundations for Nursing Practice

CIP Code: 51.3801
Credit(s): 5
Introduction to the role of the professional nurse as provider of patient-centered care patient safety advocate member of health care team and member of the profession. Content includes fundamental concepts of nursing practice history of professional nursing a systematic framework for decision-making and critical thinking. The mechanisms of disease and the needs and problems that can arise are discussed and how the nursing process helps manage the patient through these issues. Emphasis on knowledge judgment skills and professional values within a legal/ethical framework. This course lends itself to a blocked approach. 1,2,3,4,5,6

Faculty Consent: N