Catalog 2018-2019

NP-762N Adv Assess/Diag Reas - Family

Prerequisites: Year 1 Generalist Courses or RN Status. The purposes of this course are to develop expertise in: 1) diagnostic reasoning skills based on evidence, 2) the performance of history-taking and physical examination in individuals across the life span, and 3) health promotion with individuals and families across the life span, inclusive of prenatal and postpartum care. Emphasis is placed on mastery of interviewing and psychomotor assessment skills, differentiating between normal and abnormal physical findings with appreciation of age-related differences, and health promotion primary care visit content for individuals across the life span.