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Collaboration with Older Adults (NURS 1261)

This course introduces the nurse's professional role as a leader in health care with an ethical responsibility to communicate clearly and advocate for the older adult. Communication skills focus on the older adult within the contexts of aging, chronicity and psychogeriatrics. Communication with family members as partners in caring is addressed. Ethical and legal professional responsibilities in caring for the older adult is explored considering trends and issues in aging. Students continue to refine writing skills with an appreciation of the critical inquiry process. Professional responsibility for self evaluation and lifelong learning for personal professional growth is introduced through journal writing.


* Note: The CRNs listed below could be restricted to specific program areas.

CRN Fee Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
43336 TBATo Be Assigned
BWY-B - Rm. 2229
WM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1130 - 1529
03-Jan-2018
to 18-Apr-2018
Klann, Ruth

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