NURSNG671-01C Primary Care of the Older Adult (with Jennifer Merritt Hackel)
This course focuses on the health care issues and needs of elders across the care continuum of acute, chronic, community, and long-term care settings. Aspects of physical, emotional, cultural, and social aging across the lifespan are explored utilizing various theoretical perspectives and models. The assessment, teaching-coaching and management roles of the advanced practice gerontological nurse in relations to acute and chronic health conditions of the older adult are emphasized.
Prerequisite(s): Matriculated student in Graduate College of Nursing Department Permission Required
Registration for Spring 2020 is closed.