Courses

Dept Subject Number Credits Course Name
DNA NURSAN 3803 1.5 Advanced Clinical Care-3: Neurosurgical, Trauma and Emergency

This fifth clinical course builds upon experiences gained in NURSAN 3801 and prior courses. The focus will be on demonstration and refinement of more advanced skills as well as incorporating content from concurrent didactic coursework into patient care. Students will demonstrate the ability to implement patient specific plans of care for neurosurgical, neurovascular, trauma, renal, hepatic and emergency procedures. Students  will  also  demonstrate  the  ability  to  manage complex pathophysiology. Students will gain an awareness of the broader professional roles and responsibilities of the CRNA (administrative, patient advocacy, process and patient safety evaluator). Supplemental clinical case conferences will be conducted with focus on these specialty populations and the CRNA role.