Transitions Older Adults (NURS 1263)

This course focuses on the interrelationship between the determinants of health, transition to older adulthood and health promotion. Holistic assessment emphasizes normal growth and development processes of the older adult providing students with the tools to begin planning health promotion strategies. The concepts of transcultural caring, family nursing theory and health promotion research are introduced and explored within the context of older adult.

Prerequisites: Nursing Pharmacotherapeutics 1 (NURS 1160), Introduction to Collaboration (NURS 1161), Introduction to Pathophysiology (NURS 1162), Determinants of Health (NURS 1163), Nursing Clinical Practice 1 (NURS 1164)

Co-requisites: Nursing Pharmacotherapeutics 2 (NURS 1260), Collaboration with Older Adult (NURS 1261),  Pathophysiology Chronic Illness (NURS 1262), Nursing Clinical Practice 2 (NURS 1264)

* Note: The CRNs listed below could be restricted to specific program areas.

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