CDM II: Foundations for Practice: Common Acute Illness for the ACPNP

Course Number: NURS 550
Credit(s): 2
Prerequisite(s): NURS 541 and NURS 544

The course focuses on the clinical decision making skills that are foundational to practice as an acute care pediatric nurse practitioner. Theories and principles of clinical decision making will provide a framework to approach clinical scenarios in subsequent courses and in the clinical setting. Common acute illnesses and their management will be discussed.