Course details

NURS 561 - Childbearing Woman

Prerequisite (Advisory):

Prerequisite (Enforced): NURS 503

Credits: 1.00

Care of the Childbearing Woman --- The purpose of this course is to provide the nurse-midwifery student with an introduction to the essential concepts and skills necessary for providing prenatal care to essentially healthy women experiencing normal pregnancies. The focus of this course will be on the normal psysiologic changes of pregnancy and how nurse-midwives support the pregnant woman and her family as they experience these changes and anticipate the birth of their newborn.