NURS 362 : Professionalism in Nursing II

Credits

1

Class Hours

1 lecture

Prerequisites

“C” or higher in NURS 320.

Corequisites

Semester Offered

Spring

Description

The focus will be on nursing responsibility with regard to current issues in nursing and health care. Included will be the nurse’s role as a contributing member of the profession and the community. The theoretical basis for designing and implementing systems of nursing at the beginning level of patient management in an institutional setting will be examined. Principles of organizational structure, leadership, decision-making, priority setting, and change will be discussed.