2021-2022 Catalog

NUR 317 Community Health Nursing

A theoretical foundation for the implementation of the nursing process in the community setting. The course includes introduction to the concepts of individual, family, and community as clients, roles of the community health nurse, concepts of epidemiology with focus on primary, secondary and tertiary prevention measures. An overview of the health care delivery systems at local, state, and national levels, reimbursement issues, community assessment and program planning are examined. Three classroom hours per week and two hours of clinical per week. (90 clinical hours/semester) Fees: $245.00 testing fee and $50 laboratory fee.




NUR 315, NUR 374, and NUR 409


Fall and Spring