Term: Spring 2022

Subject: Graduate Nursing

GRNS 304 - Pract:Adults Lifespan II

80 hour supervised clinical nursing practicum provides an immersion experience in the medical/surgical acute care setting. Prerequisites: GRNS 300, PRNU 228, GRNS 302, GRNS 303, NURS 220.

GRNS 305 - Pract:Cmplx Nsg Care Adults

Precepted clinical practice in adult acute care. Students will focus on an area in which more depth is desired. Prerequisite: GRNS 304. Co-requisites: GRNS 306, GRNS 308, GRNS 309, GRNS 312, PRNU 232.

GRNS 306 - Sci of Nsg: Mental Health

Theories of human behavior form the foundation for understanding mental health and acute and chronic mental illnesses. Focus on assessment, treatment, and nursing care. Prerequisite: GRNS 304. Co-requisite: GRNS 312. Pre/Co-requisites: GRNS 305, GRNS 308, GRNS 309, GRNS 310.

GRNS 308 - Sci of Nsg:Women & Newborns

Focus on healthy maternal-newborn care, and promotion of wellness and family integrity during transition within a family-centered framework. Prerequisite: GRNS 304. Co-requisites: GRNS 305, GRNS 306, GRNS 309, GRNS 310, GRNS 312.

GRNS 309 - Practicum:Women & Newborns

Attention is focused on provision of nursing care to the expectant, laboring, or post-partum mother and to the newborn infant. Prerequisite: GRNS 304. Pre/Co-requisite: GRNS 308.

GRNS 312 - Sci of Nsg: Adults Lifespan II

Continued exploration of pathophysiological phenomena of health conditions commonly experienced in an acute care setting. Prerequisite: GRNS 304. Co-requisites: GRNS 306, GRNS 308, GRNS 309, PRNU 232.

GRNS 325 - Genetics for Clinicians

This course provides an overview of contemporary human genetics and genomics with application to clinical practice. Prerequisite: Graduate standing. Cross-listed with: PATH 325.

GRNS 328 - Quality in Healthcare

Introduces students to the principles and practices of health care quality and quality improvement. Principles in the design and management of continual improvement activities will be presented and applied. Prerequisite: Graduate standing. Cross-listed with: CTS 302.

GRNS 343 - CNL Project Seminar I

Provides an overview of the role of the Clinical Nurse Leader as a change agent at the point of care. Prerequisites: GRNS 327, GRNS 335. Co-requisites: GRNS 328, NH 399.

GRNS 344 - CNL Practicum I

Students explore the clinical microsystem and identify areas to improve patient safety and health care outcomes. Students complete a minimum of 60 practicum hours in a practice setting(s) with clinical mentor(s) agreed upon by the student and the course faculty. Pre/Co-requisites: GRNS 326, GRNS 327, GRNS 328, GRNS 335, GRNS 343, NH 399.

GRNS 348 - CNL Clin Immersion Practicum

Designed to implement and evaluate the CNL quality improvement project. Students will implement and evaluate the select microsystem change aimed to improve patient safety and outcomes. Students will evaluate the impact of the practice change and disseminate findings and implications for practice change. Prerequisites: GRNS 341, GRNS 346. Co-requisite: GRNS 343.

GRNS 396 - Advanced Special Topics

Topics of interest to graduate nursing which are based on theory, research or advanced practice. Course content will deal with topics beyond the scope of existing formal courses or thesis research. Prerequisite:Instructor permission.

GRNS 401 - Leadership of HlthCare Systems

Planning and implementation of programs, projects or systems of health care delivery. Prerequisite: GRNS 322.

GRNS 405 - Adv Neuropsychopharmacology

In-depth examination of the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of drugs used to treat individuals with acute and chronic pain, neurologic and psychiatric illnesses across the lifespan. Prerequisites: GRNS 335, GRNS 404.

GRNS 407 - Opt Hlth & Mgt Com Hlth Issues

Assessment and optimization of health of adolescents and adults. Diagnostic reasoning and management of common acute health conditions. Prerequisites: GRNS 335, GRNS 404, GRNS 406. Co-requisites: GRNS 405, GRNS 408.

GRNS 408 - Prac:Opt Hlth&Mgt Com Hlt Iss

Assessment and optimization of health of adolescents and adults. Diagnostic reasoning and management of common acute health conditions. Prerequisites: GRNS 335, GRNS 404, GRNS 406. Co-requisites: GRNS 405, GRNS 407.

GRNS 409 - Pediatric Concepts APRN

APN care to children and their families with an emphasis on the developmental, psychosocial, cultural, ethical, and spiritual needs of children and families. Pre/Co-requisites: GRNS 405, GRNS 407, GRNS 408.

GRNS 417 - Mgt Women & Gendered Hlth Care

Advanced nursing practice focusing on the assessment, diagnosis, management, and evaluation of acute and chronic health conditions commonly encountered in the area of women's and gendered related health conditions. Prerequisites: GRNS 407, GRNS 408, GRNS 412. Co-requisite: GRNS 418.

GRNS 418 - Practicum:Women Gender Spclty

Practicum experience for assessment, evaluation and management of common conditions of women and other gendered health conditions in primary care for FNP/AGNP. Additional practicum hours in various specialty settings. Prerequisites: GRNS 407, GRNS 408, GRNS 412. Co-requisite: GRNS 417.

GRNS 419 - Prim Care Chron/Cmplx Hth Cond

Focuses on the refinement diagnostic and therapeutic interventions in the provision of primary health care to individuals and families with chronic and complex health conditions. Prerequisites: GRNS 414, GRNS 415 or GRNS 416 and Comprehensive Exam. Co-requisites: GRNS 420 or GRNS 421.

GRNS 420 - Practicum:Chrn&Cplx Cond AGNP

Practicum focuses on the refinement diagnostic and therapeutic interventions in the provision of primary health care to individuals and families with chronic and complex health conditions. Prerequisites: GRNS 412, GRNS 414, GRNS 415. Co-requisite: GRNS 419.

GRNS 421 - Practicum:Chrnc&Cmplx Cond FNP

Focuses on the refinement diagnostic and therapeutic interventions in the provision of primary health care to individuals and families with chronic and complex health conditions. Practicum. Prerequisites: GRNS 414, GRNS 416. Co-requisite: GRNS 419.

GRNS 422 - DNP Project Seminar I

Provides structure for the development of a conceptual framework and methodological approach to the DNP project; a project where a clinically relevant problem is addressed through application of the best evidence. Prerequisites: GRNS 321, GRNS 324, NH 399, GRNS 326, GRNS 327. Pre/Co-requisite: GRNS 328.

GRNS 426 - DNP Project Seminar III

Requires the analysis, completion, and dissemination of the DNP project for the preparation of advanced practice nurse with the practice doctorate. Prerequisites: GRNS 424, GRNS 425, and GRNS 427 or GRNS 428.