NURS 112 - Introduction to Professional Nursing

Examines components of the provider of care role, the professional role, and coordinator of care role. As provider of care the student studies communication principles, medical terminology, and math for medications. Under professional role behaviors, principles of critical thinking are utilized as a foundation for the nursing process. Involvement in professional nursing student organizations is required. In the coordinator of care behaviors, health care settings and the various roles of the nurse such as change agent, leader, and patient advocate are introduced.

Offered each Spring.

This course information is from the 2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog. View this catalog.