640 Family Nurse Practitioner Practicum Practicum

This course builds on the advanced knowledge and role competencies obtained in 512, 517, 519, 529, 560, 561, 564, and 565. The emphasis of this course is application of family practice nursing care of a wide variety of patients across the lifespan within the primary healthcare setting. Advanced practice interventions and outcomes reflect use of advanced health assessment research and diagnostic reasoning and evaluation of outcomes. The student functions with the interdisciplinary team and assumes consultative and collaborative roles. There are 256 practicum hours. Prerequisites: 500, 504, 506, 508, 512, 516, 517, 519, 529, 560, 561, 564, 565 or consent of the instructor. 4 S.H. (0/4)