N 389M N 389M. Adult-Gerontology CNS: Practicum I. 3 Hours.
Guided clinical application of Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist (AG-CNS) core competencies (expert coaching, collaboration, consultation, research, leadership, and ethical decision-making) in delivery of care for select adult-gerontology (AG) populations to promote health and manage acute and/or multiple chronic conditions at the patient, nurse, and system level. Preparation for certification and credentialing as an AG-CNS. One lecture hour and eight laboratory hours a week for one semester. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Graduate standing; Nursing 386Q, 389C, 389D, 392E, 392P, 395C, 396C, 396J, and 489F, or consent of instructor.