NURS 2800 Chronic and Palliative Care (7 cr)

Prereq: NURS 2700 or NURS 2720 (C or higher), and NURS 2750 (C or higher)

Co-req: NURS 2850

This course focuses on the nursing care of clients experiencing chronic illness and/or end of life. Emphasis is placed on understanding the "lived experience" of clients and families. Ethical issues related to advocacy, self-determination, and autonomy are explored. Evidence-based practice is used to support appropriate focused assessments and management of care of clients experiencing concurrent illnesses/co-morbidities.

Fall, Spring