NUR 320 000WI
NURSING TRENDS & ISSUES (Formerly NUR 7006) 3 credits, 3 hours lecture
Instructor: Christine O'Reilly
Pre-requisites: NUR 316 and NUR 317
Co-requisites: NUR 326
This course is designed to increase the student’s awareness of the current issues in the health care and their impact on the nursing profession. Current issues include: changes in the health care delivery system, legal boundaries and ethical frameworks of nursing practice, standards of care, leadership and management, professional organizations and career opportunities. The focus of leadership theories and skills will be directed toward the role of the associate degree nurse.