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NURS 636 - Medical-Surgical Nursing II - Clinical Lab (3)

This clinical application course guides the student in providing comprehensive care for chronicaally ill adults. The student will engage in a variety of learning experiences within chronic-care setting. Emphasis will be placed on the nursing process as a basis for holistic patient assessment as it relates to the impact of chronicity snd sequaelae of illness. Goal-directed care will be underscored with respect to achieving an optimal level of functioning throughout the course of illness, including the end of life. A School of Nursing-issued "Clinical Clearance Form", given to the student after completion of specific pre-clinical requirements, is due to the Instructor on the first clinical meeting day.