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ANP8008 Diagnostics and Assessment

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Nursing and Midwifery
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 069999 - Health not elsewhere classifie

Requisites

Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: MNSG or MNRS or MMHN or PMHN or PDEV or GCHH or GDHH or MOHH
Co-requisite: HEA8001

Other requisites

Students must be enrolled in the GCHH (Scheduled Medicines) to enrol in this course.

Access to high-level computers is essential for students taking this program. For up-to-date advice on computing requirements, please see //www.usq.edu.au/current-students/support/computing/hardware.
Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.

Synopsis

This course is designed to introduce the registered nurse to the advanced nursing praxis of correlation of assessment data, diagnostic testing and evidence based management to determine a differential diagnoses related to scheduled medicine administration. Students will apply evidence based practice to the skills of physical assessment and interpretation of health data and status, to validate the appropriate protocol for administration of scheduled medicines.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2016 External
Semester 2, 2016 External