NURS 580. Primary Care of the Adult-Gerontology Population. 4 Hours.

Semester course; 3.5 lecture and .5 laboratory hours (20 laboratory contact hours). 4 credits (3.5 credits lecture and .5 credits laboratory). Prerequisites: NURS 504 and NURS 511. This course provides content on the primary care management of adolescents through geriatrics. It focuses on building a foundation of knowledge and clinical decision-making skills related to normal development, health promotion and disease prevention, and the diagnosis and management of common health conditions across the adult lifespan. Laboratory experiences will accompany didactic content.