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2019-2020 APU Catalog 
    
2019-2020 APU Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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NUR 37500 - Holistic Care of Parents & Newborns: Inquiry & Practicum


(3) This course focuses on nursing care of childbearing families using both nursing and developmental theories. Biophychosocial factors, legal, ethical, cultural and educational considerations related to pregnancy, birth and newborn periods are included.  An historical overview of obstetrical advances and parent-child nursing are presented.  Practice in providing nursing care to families during each phase of the childbearing cycle in Alaska hospitals and clinics. The nursing process is used with emphasis on the theoretical and empirical basis of practice. Experience in patient/family teaching such as childbirth classes is included. Prerequisite: Admission to the ADN Program. Offered: Fall.



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