NUR 206 Advanced Concepts of Medical-Surgical Nursing I

8 Credit Hours • 195 Contact Hours (45 Lecture, 15 Lab, 135 Clinical)

Prerequisite: Permission of program director. Successful completion of preceding nursing program course work

Corequisite: NUR 211, NUR 212

Focuses on the role of the registered professional nurse as care provider, teacher, manager, professional, and advocate in meeting the nursing needs of adults across the life span. Utilizing the nursing process, the student is expected to integrate previous learning to assist the patient and family in achieving optimal functioning in various health care settings.