NURS 254 Nursing Care of the Pediatric Client • 4 Cr.
This course focuses on the nurse's role of health promotion in the pediatric patient and family emphasizing expected growth trends and overall assessment data. Differences in adult and pediatric nursing are highlighted to promote safety and minimize risk. Opportunities for reflective practice, clinical reasoning development, and collaborative teamwork are integrated into learning activities. Prerequisites: NURS 124 with a C or better, and satisfactory completion of NURS 125.