PN 155 KSPN Gerontology Nursing* (2 Hours)
Prerequisites: Admission to Practical Nursing Program.
This course is designed to explore issues related to the aging adult using the nursing process as the organizing framework. Also discussed are the impact of ageism, alterations in physiological and psychosocial functioning, and the role of the practical nurse in caring for older adult clients. 30 hrs. lecture/semester.