NURS 430 Current Issues and Trends in Nursing

430 — Current Nursing Issues & Trends (3)

Pre- or co-requisite: NURS 310. This course examines the current issues and trends in nursing and their effect on delivering quality and safe patient care. The RN will consider current political, economic, and social issues and discuss their impact on health care. The RN will examine an issue related to quality, safety, access, equity, affordability, or social justice in healthcare delivery and explore political activism aimed at eliminating health disparities for a vulnerable population. The identified issue will be further explored in NURS 410 Evidenced-Based Nursing Research and NURS 490 BSN Practicum.