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NRS 291 PSYCHIATRIC-MENTAL HEALTH NURSING

NRS 291         PSYCHIATRIC-MENTAL HEALTH  NURSING                     (4.5 Credits)                      (For  graduates of Foreign Schools of Nursing)                                                  This course is for graduates of foreign schools of nursing  to assist them in fulfilling the Psychiatric/Mental Health requirements for  CGFNS certification. The course focuses on the use of the nursing process in  caring for young adults who are experiencing threats to their potential for  self-actualization. The nursing process is developed as a tool with emphasis  placed on shifting nursing care priorities and evaluating care. Nursing care  involves the observation, assessment, planning, and evaluation skills as they  apply to rendering safe, professional nursing to clients with alterations in  their mental health. Special admission requirements apply. See the Nursing Program Administrator,  Division of Nursing & Allied Health..

Laboratory fee.