NS4155D - Public Health and Community Nursing Clinical - 2 Credits
This course introduces the student to population based clinical experience with a focus on meeting the health needs of a community as a whole. The student will assess a community in relation to a Healthy People 2020 health objective. Evidence-based public health nursing interventions will be developed based on barriers and assets within a community. Measurable health indicators will be developed as a means of evaluating their success in meeting the goals identified for the chosen population. Community partners are identified that are essential for promoting health within a population.