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..