2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (March 2022) 
    
    Dec 08, 2022  
2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (March 2022) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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DRNP 6550 - Advanced Practice Care of Adults in Acute Care Settings II


(3 cr.)
This course is the second of four clinical courses in the Adult-Gerontology Acute Care curriculum. Students will plan, implement, and evaluate care for acutely/critically ill patients or patients experiencing an exacerbation of a chronic health problem. The clinical focus is on the role of the acute care nurse practitioner working with an interdisciplinary team across settings to facilitate the patient’s return to optimal health. Students will apply appropriate diagnostic procedures and relevant laboratory tests in developing appropriate treatment plans to address patient health needs in the acute care setting.
Prerequisites
  • DRNP 6540
  • DRNP 6566



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