NURS9220-A Diagnosis/Mgt Geriatric Client    (Fall 2013: Doctorate)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor
Course Details

Session, Dates: 13 (08/26/2013 - 12/14/2013)

Days: R

Time: 07:00 - 09:50 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Hale Center 105

Seats Available: 3 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

Karen Zagrocki
Part-Time Faculty
Adjunct Assistant Professor
412-397-4200 phone
Hale Center 305



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