NSG 644 : Advanced Role Practicum II

This course focuses on utilization of critical thinking skills in clinical decision making in a collaborative, professional environment with the Acute Care Nurse Practitioners the principal manager of care for a select group of adult clients. This experience includes a minimum of 250 hours of a preceptored internship and clinical and didactic seminars. Seminars focus on common problems encountered by clients with acute illnesses and/or acute exacerbation of chronic illnesses related to endocrine, neurologic, renal, genitourinary, gynecologic, hematologic, oncologic, immunologic, and musculoskeletal conditions, and the impact on quality of life with regard to ethnicity, culture, age, and gender.