Graduate Certificate (Gr. Cert.) Theory in Neonatology (15 credits)

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Offered by: Ingram School of Nursing     Degree: Graduate Certificate in Nursing

Program Requirements

Required Courses (15 credits)

  • NUR2 644 Special Topics 1 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Ingram School of Nursing (Faculty of Medicine)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Nursing : Health and illness management issues for nurse practitioners in neonatology.

    Terms: Winter 2017

    Instructors: Linda Morneault (Winter)

  • NUR2 660 Reasoning in Neonatology 1 (4 credits)

    Offered by: Ingram School of Nursing (Faculty of Medicine)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Nursing : Advanced nursing management of illnesses of the newborn. Pathophysiology, decision making, and interventions for advanced nursing practice. Some topics include pregnancy, labour and delivery, as well as fluid management, respiratory problems and surgical emergencies.

    Terms: Fall 2016

    Instructors: Linda Morneault (Fall)

    • Restriction: Open only to students enrolled in the M.Sc.(A.) in Nursing [neonatal nurse practitioner specialization] or the Graduate Diploma in Neonatal Nurse Practitioner.

  • NUR2 664 Neonatal Health Assessment (4 credits)

    Offered by: Ingram School of Nursing (Faculty of Medicine)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Nursing : This course is intended to develop advanced skills in health assessment and physical exam of clients in a focus population of the neonate and their families. Content in history and interviewing processes, physical examination diagnostic tests and interventions, documentation of findings and appropriate follow-up processes is provided.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2016-2017 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2016-2017 academic year.

    • Restrictions: Open only to students in the Nurse Practitioner stream of the MSc(A) in Nursing; Non-Thesis program.

  • NUR2 665 Newborn Internship (4 credits)

    Offered by: Ingram School of Nursing (Faculty of Medicine)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Nursing : This course provides students with the opportunity to apply the didactic knowledge obtained in NUR2 664 to the clinical setting. The clinical stage will focus on the obtaining and interpreting comprehensive assessment and diagnostic data on newborns.

    Terms: Fall 2016

    Instructors: Linda Morneault (Fall)

    • Prerequisite: NUR2 664

    • Restrictions: Open only to students in the Nurse Practitioner stream of the MSc(A) in Nursing; Non-Thesis program.

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