NURS 2300 PNC of the Patient w/Acute Illness

This course introduces the learner to the patient and family with acute illness using the concepts of safety, clinical judgement, leadership, patient-centeredness, and professionalism. Learners will use caring behaviors, therapeutic communication, and advocacy when providing care to patients with acute illness across the lifespan. The learner will facilitate the effectiveness of the interprofessional health care team. The patient and family lived experience is emphasized. Prerequisite: Completion of NURS 1200 and NURS 1210. (3 lect., 16 hours clinical per week)


8 credits