Holistic Geriatric Health Assessment

Holistic Geriatric Health Assessment - NSG103
Examination of a holistic geriatric health assessment with be the focus of this course. Students will learn to use the geriatric health assessment to examine physical, cognitive, and functional ability of the elderly. Students will explore the meaning of health to the elderly and how to care for the elderly by applying the nursing process. Students will be guided in the use of the nursing process, care plan development when applied to case studies.