NUR 216 Advanced Concepts of Medical-Surgical Nursing II

6 Credit Hours • 150 Contact Hours (30 Lecture, 120 Clinical)

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

Corequisite: NUR 230 and elective

Continues to focus on the role of the registered professional nurse as care provider, teacher, manager, professional, and advocate in meeting the complex medical and surgical health care needs of adult clients. Utilizing the nursing process, the student is expected to integrate previous learning to assist the client and family in achieving optimal functioning in various complex health care situations and settings.