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NU 113 Nursing Care of the Older Adults

NU 113 Nursing Care of the Older Adults

79 clock hours (weeks 8-14)

This course focuses on the specialized needs of the geriatric client. The physiological, psychosocial, emotional and cultural adjustments are explored as they relate to aging utilizing the nursing process and evidence-based practice. The nurse’s role as a client advocate as well as caregiver is emphasized.