NURS4014-C1 Community Hlth/Hlth Promotion (Fall 2021)
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Course Details

This section is Communication Skills intensive. Communication Skills I-V must be completed before taking this course.

Program Requirements

Session, Dates: 3 (08/30/2021 - 10/22/2021)
Days: W F
Time: 08:00 - 10:50 am
Location: Moon Campus
Room: Scaife Hall 15
Seats Available: No Seats 0 Waiting
Credits: 3

Course Description

The focus of this course is to provide the student with a broad introduction to community health and the role of the nurse within the community setting. Students will examine nursing knowledge, incorporating concepts of epidemiology, populations, and levels of prevention, health promotion, disaster management, hospice/palliative care, and health care systems. The health care needs of selected at-risk or vulnerable populations and aggregated needs of the community will be reviewed. Students will participate in an outpatient or community-based clinical setting and complete simulation based activities in order to apply concepts from NURS4015 course.

Prereqisites: NURS3020 3 Credits

About the Instructor(s)

Janice A. Sarasnick, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Nursing
Nursing

sarasnick@rmu.edu
412-397-5299 phone
412-397-3277 fax
Scaife Hall 138
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