Master of Science in Nursing - Graduate Certificates in Nurse Education, Nurse Administration & Organizational Systems Leadership, and Informatics, Evidence-Based Practice & Project Management/Strategy {21-22} - Pathophysiology,Pharmacology,Physical Assessment-Nurse Educator II

Course Code
NURS 636  Credits
Title Pathophysiology,Pharmacology,Physical Assessment-Nurse Educator II  
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This course is the second of a two-course series that integrates health histories, research-based biopsychosocial assessments, pharmacology, and physiology/ pathophysiology. Concepts addressed in this course include neuronal-hormonal-metabolic regulation, ventilation-perfusion, nutrition, elimination, and multi-system organ failure. The lifespan approach will (a) strengthen the nurse educator’s scientific background; (b) facilitate understanding of nursing and health-related information to teach students, patients, and caregivers; (c) facilitate inter-professional collaboration; and (d) improve nursing care across a wide variety of settings. Students will complete health histories and physical exams using a variety of methods including digital simulation.