NURS 642. Family Primary Care Practicum II. 4 Hours.

Semester course; 4 clinical hours (240 clinical contact hours). 4 credits (4 credits clinical). Prerequisites: NURS 589 and NURS 595. The course provides opportunities for students to expand on their competencies as a family nurse practitioner through precepted practicum experiences. Critical thinking and diagnostic reasoning are applied in the management of common and complex health conditions across the lifespan. Students will develop, implement and evaluate treatment plans. Students will provide high quality, safe, collaborative and ethical care. Performance of clinical skills at an intermediate level is expected. Graded as pass/fail.