NS 461 - Population-Based Public Health Nursing- Communicable/Infectious Diseases and Global Health: Theory Online

The student will build upon previous knowledge of population-based public health nursing and client-centered care experiences to provide safe and evidence-based, interdisciplinary care in the management of disasters, application of the epidemiological process, communicable and infectious diseases, and global health. The student will explore the care needs of individuals in various work settings and the diverse care needs of migrant, immigrant, and refugee populations. This course is designed as the last of four courses in the exploration of population-based public health nursing.

Semester hours: 2.0

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 342 - Nursing Care of Women and Child-Bearing Families: Theory
  • NS 343 - Nursing Care of Women and Child-Bearing Families: Clinical
  • NS 344 - Family-Centered Nursing Care of Children: Theory
  • NS 345 - Family-Centered Nursing Care of Children: Clinical
  • NS 346 - Evidence-Based Inquiry in Health Care
  • 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

Co-requisites:

  • NS 462 - Population-Based Public Health Nursing- Communicable/Infectious Diseases and Global Health: Clinical

Last updated: 01/06/2021