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Health Assessment

This foundation nursing course focuses on health assessment in professional nursing practice for health promotion and disease prevention across the lifespan. This course emphasizes clinical reasoning development and effective written and oral communication and information technology skill development in health assessment. Cultural, spiritual and family assessments from multiple theoretical perspectives are considered. Patient assessment in chronic illness and the older adult population and issues of genetics and literacy are also explored.

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