|HPD||NURNP||2572||5||General Assessment And Management Of The Sick Neonate - Clinical|
This clinical course builds on the physical diagnosis and the neonatal assessment and general management courses. The students master the neonatal assessment skills necessary to function in the role of the nnp in the neonatal intensive care nursery (nicu). The students will obtain and evaluate a complete neonatal patient database, including conducting a history and physical examination. The students will also learn stabilization and resuscitation in the delivery room and during transport. In addition, the course affords the students the opportunity to perform neonatal therapeutic and diagnostic procedures in the clinical setting.