Promoting Adaptation:LPN to RNWomen's Health & Childbearing (NUR 208)
Term: 2013-2014 Academic Year Fall Term
This clinical course provides the student with the opportunity to assist the childbearing client/newborn/family unit to adapt to changes related to physical, role function, interdependence, and self-concept needs. The student designs a nursing plan of care in collaboration with the childbearing client/family unit. In addition, students analyze information from various sources as part of their decision- making and problem- solving process. The student applies skills related to the facilitation of care transitions, effective interdisciplinary team communication, appropriate delegation, accurate documentation, and application of legal and ethical standards of client care. Women?s health and adaptive needs are also addressed in this course.