2018-2019 Catalog 
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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

VNSG 1400 - Nursing in Health and Illness I

4 Credits (4 hrs. lec., 1 hr. lab.) Introduction to general principles of growth and development, primary health care needs of the patient across the life span, and therapeutic nursing interventions. Prerequisite: College Level Readiness in Reading AND Writing; College Level Readiness in Math; Program admission; BIOL 2404 ; Corequisite: VNSG 1260  
Course Outcomes
1 - Describe the psychosocial, growth and development, and physiological needs of patients across the life span.
2 - Identify primary health care needs of the patient.
3 - Identify the basic interventions to support the patient and family during life stages including death and dying.
4 - emotional changes associated with the aging process.