NURS 595. Family Primary Care Practicum I. 2 Hours.

Semester course; 2 clinical hours (120 clinical contact hours). 2 credits (2 credits clinical). Prerequisites: NURS 511 and NURS 580. This course provides opportunities for students to develop beginning competencies as a family nurse practitioner through precepted practicum experiences. Advanced health assessment skills and knowledge of management of common health problems are applied in the clinical setting to improve critical thinking and diagnostic reasoning. Graded as pass/fail.