NURS 730 - Advanced Assessment Skills Practicum (2 - 3)

Clinical practicum course that includes the application of the techniques of complete history taking and advanced systematic physical assessment utilized by the advanced practice nurse in the identification of the health needs of clients. Psycho-social, socio-cultural and developmental assessment skills will be integrated throughout the assessment process. Ninety practicum hours are required. Clinical hours are in appropriate clinical settings with faculty-approved preceptors.