Introduction to the knowledge and interventions needed to maximize therapeutic effects and prevent or minimize adverse effects of drugs. Emphasis on safe application of basic pharmacotherapeutic knowledge.
(F) Focuses on management and leadership theories and principles applied to nursing practice with an emphasis on developing skills and strategies for innovative and creative approaches to healthcare management and leadership challenges. (Prerequisite for RN to BSN- NURS 320, NURS 338 and NURS 360; Co-requisite for RN to BSN- NURS 431).
(F) Practicum application of management and leadership theories and principles with an emphasis on practicing skills and strategies for innovative and creative solutions to challenges in healthcare. (Co-requisite for RN to BSN-NURS 430).
(Sum) Application of prerequisite knowledge and current evidence to persistent and emerging healthcare issues identified in scholarly literature and current epidemiological evidence. Topics will include current global, national, state, and local issues, genetics and genomics. Prerequisites: NURS 360.
(S) Advanced techniques of water safety and rescue. American Red Cross certification awarded to those who qualify. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation certification also awarded to those who qualify. Prerequisite: Successful completion of a swimming skills pre-test or permission of the instructor.