Clinical Competencies and Management for Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Practice I

Course Type: 
NUR
Code: 
7733
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
6
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

The clinical focus is on beginning clinical competencies in the neonatal intensive care unit. The course begins the study of embryology, neonatal pathophysiology, and management of disease process. Students will learn a new role as a member of an interprefessional team, the use of documentation systems, patient rounds, patient management, database development, discharge planning, x-ray interpretation, and the provision of culturally competent care.

Prerequisites: 

Graduate level NUR 7102 Minimum Grade of C and Graduate level NUR 7731 Minimum Grade of C and Graduate level NUR 7732 Minimum Grade of C

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional. Must be enrolled in one of the following Colleges: College of Nursing & Health.