Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

PNN-640 Practical Nursing Capstone (2)

Provides nursing students the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively lead and manage others in the health care system; and to competently care for the older adult and patients with mental illnesses. Emphasizes leadership and management concepts, as well as developing delegation, supervision, conflict management, performance appraisal and staff education skills. Includes effective care, assessment, evaluation and maintenance of best practices for the elderly and patients with mental health illness. Credits: 2, Hours: (2/0/0/0), Prereq: PNN-129, PNN-702, PNN-436; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B