NURS 589. Maternal and Child Health in Primary Care. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 2.5 lecture and .5 laboratory hours (20 laboratory contact hours). 3 credits (2.5 credits lecture and .5 credits laboratory). Prerequisite: NURS 580. The course provides content on the management of the primary care health needs of pregnant women, as well as children from birth to adolescence. This course explores how family theory and health promotion of families provides the basis for both patient- and family-centered approaches to providing evidence-based quality health care.