NURS9220-A Diagnosis/Mgt Geriatric Client    (Fall 2012 Doctoral)

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About The Instructor
Course Details

Session, Dates: 13 (08/27/2012 - 12/15/2012)

Days: R

Time: 07:00 - 09:50 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Hale Center 102

Seats Available: 4 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course focuses on providing primary care to the geriatric client. Students are prepared to assume responsibility for health promotion, disease prevention, early detection and management of common acute and chronic health problems of the elderly and their families. The course emphasis is on a holistic approach to promoting wellness, maintaining function, and promoting self-care with the geriatric client. Utilization of appropriate community and family resources will be addressed. Ethical dilemmas that impact health care of older adults are integrated throughout course.

Prerequisite: NURS8130

Co-requisite: NURS9225

About The Instructor

Carl A. Ross, Ph.D., CRNP, CNE
Coordinator, Test for Success Prog & Int'l Nursing
 Nursing
University Professor of Nursing
 Nursing

ross@rmu.edu
412-397-6809 phone
412-397-3277 fax
John Jay 222

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