Nursing Care of Women, Infants and Children

Credits: 2

Prerequisite: PRSG 1110 Foundations of Practical Nursing, PRSG 1200 Nursing Care of the Adult Theory I, PRSG 1300 Medication Administration for Practical Nurses, PRSG 1500 Clinical Lab I, and PRSG 1410 Human Development Across the Lifespan

Co-Requisite: none

This course will focus on a family-centered approach to obstetric nursing and care of the pediatric client. Students will explore normal and high-risk pregnancies, normal growth and development, and common pediatric disorders. Application of pathophysiology, nutrition, and pharmacology concepts are applied to common diseases discussed in the course.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): none