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261  Interprofessional Counseling for Behavior Change Workshop  (0.5 units)   Winter

Instructor(s): M. Mcquilkin, M. Tierney       Prerequisite(s): none

Restrictions: none       Activities: Web-based course work, Workshop

Course provides the students with an opportunity to practice interviewing and counseling for behavior change skills within the context of an interprofessional, team-based learning environment.

413.04  PMHNP Advanced Health Assessment Skills Lab  (1 units)   Fall

Instructor(s): K. Birch, S. Borden       Prerequisite(s): None.

Restrictions: Psychiatric Mental Health nursing students.       Activities: Conference, Laboratory

Course provides a guided laboratory experience designed to develop mastery of advanced skills in psychiatric mental health nursing assessment.

413.10  Family Nurse Practitioner Skills Lab  (1 units)   Fall

Instructor(s): M. Ramirez-Mclaughlin, L. Mihaly       Prerequisite(s): None.

Restrictions: Consent of instructor.       Activities: Laboratory

Guided clinical laboratory experience designed to develop mastery of advanced health assessment skills.

413.10A  Advanced Practice Nursing Primary Care Procedures Lab  (0 - 0.5 units)   Winter, Spring

Instructor(s): J. Mejia, M. Ramirez-Mclaughlin       Prerequisite(s): None

Restrictions: Must be enrolled in Family Nurse Practitioner program       Activities: Laboratory

In this course, through a series of labs, advanced practice nursing students will engage in hands-on experience performing a variety of common primary care procedures including, but not limited to, microscopy, long-acting reversible contraceptive methods, and outpatient dermatology procedures. Students will learn indications, risks, benefits, and alternatives of the various procedures; patient management; and patient follow-up.

413.11  Advanced Practice Nursing Skills Lab in Pediatrics  (1 - 2 units)   Fall, Summer

Instructor(s): B. Gramkowski, L. Stephan       Prerequisite(s): Concurrent enrollment in N270 and N270.04.

Restrictions: Adv. Practice Ped. Nursing, Acute Cre Ped. Nurse Practitioner student or consent of instructor.       Activities: Laboratory

Course provides groundwork for advanced nursing practice health assessment skills and history taking through practice in both the laboratory and clinical settings with a focus on the pediatric population.

413.12  Neonatal Skills Lab  (1 units)   Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer

Instructor(s): J. Kohler       Prerequisite(s): None.

Restrictions: Consent of instructor.       Activities: Laboratory

Guided clinical laboratory experience designed to develop mastery of advanced neonatal nurse practitioner skills.

413.13  Transitions in Pediatric Illness: Acute Skills Application  (0.5 - 1 units)   Fall, Spring, Summer

Instructor(s): B. Gramkowski       Prerequisite(s): Concurrent enrollment in: NURSING 415.13A NURSING 283.05 Or instructor approval.

Restrictions: Restricted to students in the ACPNP, APPN, and APNN programs, or instructor approval.       Activities: Laboratory

Course provides students with the opportunity to practice clinical management skills for the pediatric patient requiring assessment and planning for acute diagnostic and therapeutic interventions. Case simulation and application of concept in practicing procedural skills will be utilized.

413.15  CNM/WHNP Health Assessment Skills Lab  (1 units)   Fall

Instructor(s): D. Mallareddy       Prerequisite(s): None.

Restrictions: Consent of instructor.       Activities: Laboratory

Guided clinical laboratory experience designed to develop mastery of advanced health assessment skills.

413.15A  Skills Lab for Sexual, Reproductive and Gender Health  (0.5 - 2 units)   Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer

Instructor(s): Staff       Prerequisite(s): N413.15

Restrictions: Must be enrolled in the Nurse-Midwifery/Women's Health Nurse Practitioner specialty.       Activities: Laboratory

This laboratory course focuses on development of necessary clinical skills for safely and respectfully providing high quality nurse-midwifery and women’s health care. Student skill development will be specific to advanced practice management in outpatient and inpatient settings, including procedures requiring both technical skill and communication skill.

413.20A  Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Health Assessment Skills Lab  (1 units)   Fall

Instructor(s): L. Guertin       Prerequisite(s): None.

Restrictions: Acute Care Nurse Practitioner students only.       Activities: Laboratory

Course provides an opportunity to apply theory in clinical practice to further develop skills and to extend clinical expertise in selected aspects of physiological nursing. Guided clinical laboratory experience designed to develop mastery of advanced skills in areas such as neurological, cardiac, pulmonary and musculoskeletal.

413.25B  Clinical Electrocardiography Skills Lab  (1 units)   Spring

Instructor(s): M. Pelter       Prerequisite(s): Concurrent enrollment in N225

Restrictions: None.       Activities: Laboratory

Supervised experience in which students learn to interpret the standard 12-lead electrocardiogram and understand the implications for clinical decision-making.

413.28  AGNP Advanced Health Assessment Skills Lab  (1 units)   Fall

Instructor(s): D. Drew-Nord       Prerequisite(s): None

Restrictions: Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner students.       Activities: Laboratory

Supervised application of health assessment concepts and skills. Students perform systematic health assessments of adults with a focus on differentiating normal from abnormal findings.

413.50  Behavioral Approaches for Diabetes Across the Lifespan Lab  (1 units)   Spring

Instructor(s): M. McGrath       Prerequisite(s): Must be concurrently enrolled in didactic course (N296B) Behavioral Approaches for Diabetes Across the Lifespan

Restrictions: Limited to 20       Activities: Laboratory

N301.50 Behavioral Approaches for Diabetes Management Across the Lifespan. Course focuses on the complex behavioral, educational, and family skills required to support patients in living with diabetes. The lab focuses on student skill development in varied forms of behavioral and family intervention (e.g. motivational interviewing; coping skills training, problem-solving interventions, behavioral goal setting and follow-up).