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COURSE INFORMATION

COURSE TITLE Gerontological Nursing - Care of the Older Adult
CREDIT RANGE 0 OR 3.000
SCHOOL College of Health Professions
DEPARTMENT Nursing 
LEVEL Undergraduate
COREQUISITE NURS 424 NURS 426 NURS 428
PREREQUISITE none
DESCRIPTION:

Course Description: This course focuses on the care of the older adult. Concepts of healthy aging, health promotion and disease prevention, safety, growth and development, independence, and loss are discussed among other vital issues effecting aging adults. The student will conduct developmentally appropriate and culturally sensitive assessments and interventions. The role of the nurse in managing common geriatric syndromes, medications, transitions between care environments, and end-of-life and palliative care issues are emphasized. Students will have the opportunity to practice in a variety of gerontological settings.

Course Rotation: NYC: Summer.



SECTION INFORMATION

CRN: 40528
SUBJECT: NURS
COURSE NUMBER: 434
SECTION TITLE: Gerontological Nursing - Care of the Older Adult
CAMPUS: New York City
SCHEDULE TYPE: Lecture
REQUIRED MATERIAL: To Be Determined
SECTION COMMENTS: This is a LECTURE section. Students must also register for the following LAB section: CRN 40532.
COREQUISITE None
FEES: 575.00
CAPACITY 70
SEATS AVAILABLE 70
INSTRUCTOR: Sharon Wexler
RESTRICTION(S):
Must be enrolled in one of the following Majors: ABN

New York City Campus

Time Days Campus/Room Assignment Date
09:00 am - 12:00 pm   M   1 Pace Plaza CIVIC LHW 05/28/2019 - 08/24/2019