This course focuses on using community health concepts, sciences, and theories basic to the development and maintenance of the public's health. The student will experience a clinical community health or global health experience, which uses principles of partnership building and population-focused, community-based approaches to healthcare. The nursing decision-making process and use of evidence-based modalities may be used to facilitate work with individuals, families and groups in a variety of diverse or global community settings as the student completes 90 hours of precepted community health clinical. Prerequisites: NUR 304, NUR 301, NUR 352 (or concurrent), NUR 355, or by permission. It is the responsibility of the student to provide proof of immunization, CPR and health insurance to each clinical facility according to the guidelines in the Nursing Student Handbook. These documents must be submitted prior to the first day of the clinical course. Failure to comply with this requirement will result in dismissal from the clinical nursing course. 2 credits. Class Notes: Meets Live from 1-3:45 PM on the following dates only: 1/22 and 4/29. Students may participate through web conferencing via Zoom. Enrollment Requirements: NUR 301, NUR 304, NUR 352, and NUR 355, or permission of instructor.
Spring 2020, Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018