NUR 630 Theoretical Foundations of Population Health

This course examines the theoretical foundation of population based nursing as an area of advanced professional practice. The focus includes population health in a variety of health care settings; and its effects on costs and quality of health care. Key concepts to be explored are population health, identification of target populations, intervention design, data collection and outcome analysis. Emphasis is placed on the design and planning of a population health focused project or program to be further developed and/or implemented.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

NUR 610

Corequisite

NUR 620