Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018
Western Main Campus

Nursing 4403A

ADVANCED HEALTH ASSESSMENT AND DIAGNOSIS I


Concepts and frameworks integral to advanced health assessment and diagnosis in nursing practice are introduced Comprehensive and focused health assessment, including history taking, physical assessment and diagnostic reasoning as well as laboratory and diagnostic test selection and interpretation for the adult client are emphasized, laying the foundation for clinical decision-making from data collection to diagnostic plan of care.

Prerequisite(s): Registration in the Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate program.

Extra Information: 3 theory hours and 3 practice hours, term one.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: NURSING