NURS 257 :: Advanced Adult Health Nursing
Spring 2014 @Hawaii CC

CRN: 16537 (E. HI), 16538 (W. HI)
Credit Hours: 5
Instructor: Petri, Pieron
934-2659 (Ph)
974-7778 (Fax)
Course URL:
Instructional Mode: ITV
Dates: 01/13/2014 - 05/12/2014
8:10am- 10:00am
Origination Site: HawCC
Receive Sites: West Hawaii
Schedule Notes: Additional in-person and clinical hours TBA
Course Restrictions: Open to UH students in Hawaii county only.
Course Requirements: In person attendance required
Course Prerequisites: PreReq: ā€œCā€ or better in Nurs 157
CoReq: Nurs 260
Course Description: Second level course in which concepts regarding promotion, maintenance and restoration of health are applied to the management of clients experiencing complex disruptions in functioning. Concepts are presented within the framework of the nursing process. Emphasis is on managing the nursing care of groups of clients in hospital, long term care and community settings. Clinical experiences in institutional and community based settings.
Textbooks: Revised textbook 1-21-2014
1) Priorities in Critical Care Nursing, 6th edition (REQUIRED)
By: Urden
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 978-0-323-07461-2

2) Medical-Surgical Nursing, Single Volume 7th edition (REQUIRED)
By: Ignatavicius
Publisher: Saunders
ISBN: 978-1-4377280-1-9
Technical Requirements:
Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014 11:13:38