PPNP-213 - Variations in Health 4

Minimum Credits: 3 Length: 50 hours Prerequisites: Successful completion of Level 3 courses and PPNP 206 Corequisites: PPNP 211, PPNP 212, PPNP 214, PPNP 215 Delivery Method: On-campus Cost: $585.60 Course Outline: https://sps.cotr.bc.ca/Outlines/Course Outlines/PPNP213.pdf

This course focuses on pathophysiology as it relates to acute disease and illness of clients across the lifespan, specifically the care of the client experiencing acute illness including nursing interventions and treatment options. Implications of the acute exacerbation of chronic illness are addressed. Cultural diversity in healing practices are explored as well as evidenced informed research and practice.