NUR 361 - Public and Community Health Nursing

3 credits (PREREQUISITES: NUR 351)

This course focuses on the client as a healthcare consumer and member of a community. The student will apply the Goodwin College Nursing Theoretical Framework to meet the needs of the client as well as the needs of the community. This course will focus on the role the nurse has in establishing partnerships with the public health system in customizing therapeutic care in order to protect, promote and restore optimal public and community health within the local, national and international domains. This course requires 45 clinical hours and meets the multi-cultural (mc) competence requirement. (Formerly NUR 360) MC (F, Sp, Su)