NURS 355. Assessment for the Prelicensure Nurse. 3 Hours.

Opportunities are provided for students to demonstrate competencies in assessment of the individual patient across the life span. Historical data collection and psychological and physical assessment are reviewed. Interviewing techniques and the four basic methods of physical examination are presented. Identification of risk factors, including genetic and environmental, that affect the patient¿s health will be explored. Prerequisite: Admission to the School of Nursing. LEC.