Apr 21, 2021  
2020-2021 Rivier Academic Catalog 
2020-2021 Rivier Academic Catalog

Course Descriptions


    NSG 430 - Care of the Acutely Ill adult

    NSG 430 builds upon knowledge obtained in previous courses while maintaining a focus on the nursing management of the adult with acute health conditions. Emphasis is placed on promoting competence and confidence throughout the healthcare continuum as students provide patient-centered care to adults and their families. This course will include concepts of various disease processes and will utilize the nursing process to develop and implement evidenced-based plans of care for the target population. Clinical and simulation experiences focus on integrating caring, safety and competency into the management of the acutely ill patient. (Five credit theory: three credit clinical) (BSN course).

    Prerequisites & Notes
    NSG 310  and NSG 350  

    Credits: 8