Maternal Child Health Care
6 Credit Hours

This course uses the nursing process and a developmental approach to build upon previous principles of Man, Health and the Environment as they affect Maternal Child Nursing. Emphasis is placed on health teaching, and providing care for complex problems of the obstetrical, newborn, and pediatric clients. Prerequisites: PNN-621 Life Span Health Care, PNN-622 Clinical Practicum 2, PSY-121 Developmental Psychology, BIO-168 Human Anatomy & Physiology I with lab, BIO-173 Human Anatomy & Physiology II with lab, BIO-151 Nutrition, HSC-112 or HSC-113 Medical Terminology, BIO-186 Microbiology for Fort Dodge and Webster City students. Co-requisites: ADN-407 Clinical Practicum 3, BIO-186 Microbiology (for Storm Lake students).