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2023 May Semester
Jun 02, 2023
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NRSG 421 - Rural Health and Nursing
This course focuses on rural health and nursing. It provides students with the opportunity to increase their knowledge and skills, and to extend their ability to conduct comprehensive health assessments with diverse client populations across the lifespan. Students learn to safely utilize the BCCNP Decision Support Tools for RN First Call practice. Students learn to identify health concerns and risks, taking into account culture, ethnicity and health beliefs to make informed clinical judgments. This course features a skills-building laboratory/workshop and a clinical practicum in a rural acute care or primary health care facility. Upon successful completion, students may apply for BCCNP RN First Call Practice Certification.
Credits: 0.000 OR 8.000

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Final Exam, Laboratory, Practicum

Precluded: NURS-451 NURS-458 NURS-461
Students cannot receive credit for the course being described and the course(s) listed as Precluded
Must be enrolled in one of the following Programs:     
      BScNurs Northern Baccalaureate


Green prerequisites must be completed before registering in this course

Red prerequisites can be taken concurrently with this course

Magenta co-requisites must be taken at the same time as this course

NRSG 410 and NRSG 411 and NRSG 412 and NRSG 415

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