Course Catalog » Nursing 283.05

Subject: Nursing
Course Number: 283.05
Course Title: Transitions in Pediatric Illness: Acute Care Seminar
Units: 1
School: Nursing
Department: Family Health Care Nursing

Course Description: Seminar focuses on the clinical management of sick infants, children and adolescents during their transitions in illness acuity, necessitating health care in various acute care settings such as emergency departments, sub-specialty clinics, and inpatient units. Assessment and triage for children with variable conditions in these settings will be discussed, including the unstable patient, the patient with chronic conditions, and/or the patient requiring pain and sedation management.
Prerequisites: NURSING 245.04A NURSING 415.11 Concurrent enrollment in: NURSING 415.13A NURSING 414.13
Restrictions: Students enrolled in the Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program or by instructor approval.
Activities: Seminar, Web-based course work

Instructor of Record: M. Lynch
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Spring
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? No
Repeat course for credit? No