Mount Vernon Nazarene University

2011-2012 Catalog

NUR2034 Fundamental Nursing Care: Promoting Healthy Aging [4].

Therapeutic nursing skills essential in health promotion, health maintenance, and health restoration of aging adults are the focus of this course. Special emphasis is given to a variety of psychomotor and communication skills. An introduction to genetic and bio-ethical concerns influencing the health of the older adult is included

Prerequisites: NUR2002 and NUR2021, cumulative grade point average of 2.50 or higher, a grade of C or better in all required science courses ([BIO1054G or BIO1014G], [CHE1014G or CHE1033/1031], and [CHE1024G or CHE1043/1041]) and complete the standardized entrance examination. (BIO1054G, CHE1014G and CHE1024G are the preferred prerequisites.)