2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (September 2022) 
    
    Nov 30, 2022  
2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (September 2022)
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NRNP 6552 - Advanced Nurse Practice in Reproductive Health Care


(3 cr.)
How can a nurse practitioner decide what is important to focus on in a 15–30 minute appointment with individuals seeking primary, prenatal, or postpartum care? Students in this course gain opportunities to teach and promote wellness in individuals through the process of screening for common gynecologic conditions, normal pregnancy, and other common health conditions that impact the individual’s health. Students learn to analyze data to interpret results for the benefit of the individual seeking assistance with planning healthy lifestyle behaviors. They also gain an understanding of working with individual’s sexual identity and sexual orientation with respect to, ethical decision making, and an unbiased approach to optimal care. Students will consider how this course will benefit their clinical experience in a primary healthcare setting to increase competence in diagnosis, treatment, referrals, or follow-up care with a concentration on improving patient outcomes.
Prerequisites
  • NRNP 6531



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