NS 344 - Family-Centered Nursing Care of Children: Theory

The student will be introduced to family-centered nursing care of children, including the normal progression of child growth and development, anticipatory guidance for parents, and acute and chronic health problems in the pediatric population. An emphasis will be placed on quality, safety and evidence-based practice in the provision of professional nursing care.

Semester hours: 3.0

Prerequisites:

  • NS 116 - Introduction of Professional Nursing Concepts and Clinical Judgement: Theory
  • NS 125 - Foundational Skills and Assessment of the Adult: Theory
  • NS 126 - Foundational Skills and Assessment of the Adult: Clinical
  • NS 161 - Introduction to Population-Based Public Health Nursing: Theory Online
  • NS 227 - Pathophysiology
  • NS 233 - Assessment and Care of the Adult with Abnormal Findings: Theory
  • NS 234 - Assessment and Care of the Adult with Abnormal Findings: Clinical
  • NS 235 - Pharmacology I
  • NS 254 - Managing the Nursing Care of the Adult: Theory
  • NS 255 - Managing the Nursing Care of the Adult: Clinical
  • NS 256 - Pharmacology II
  • NS 261 - Population-Based Public Health Nursing – Health Policy and Current Trends: Theory Online
  • NS 340 - Behavioral Health Continuum of Care: Theory
  • NS 341 - Behavioral Health Continuum of Care: Clinical
  • NS 361 - Program Management and Care of the Client in the Community: Theory Online
  • NS 362 - Program Management and Care of the Client in the Community: Clinical
  • PY 200 - Human Development

Co-requisites:

  • NS 345 - Family-Centered Nursing Care of Children: Clinical

Last updated: 06/29/2020