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Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - NGR6454

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Current Status: Approved, Permanent Archive - 2005-03-10
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  1. Department and Contact Information

    Tracking Number Date & Time Submitted
    1935 2004-04-08
     
    Department College Budget Account Number
    Nursing NR 620100020
     
    Contact Person Phone Email
    Cecilia Jevitt 9475216 cjevitt@hsc.usf,edu

  2. Course Information

    Prefix Number Full Title
    NGR 6454 Midwifery & Women’s Health Seminar III

    Is the course title variable? N
    Is a permit required for registration? N
    Are the credit hours variable? N
    Is this course repeatable?
    If repeatable, how many times? 0

    Credit Hours Section Type Grading Option
    1 C - Class Lecture (Primarily) R - Regular
     
    Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum)
    Midwifery & Wom Hlth Sem III
     
    Course Online? Percentage Online
    -

    Prerequisites

    NGR 6140,NGR 6001, NGR 6199, NGR 6205, NGR 6403, NGR 6402, and NGR 6455

    Corequisites

    Course Description

    This course introduces professional midwifery and advanced practice nursing issues such as certification, practice management, and malpractice liability. Intrapartum Complications will be examined.


  3. Justification

    A. Please briefly explain why it is necessary and/or desirable to add this course.

    New clinical concentration

    B. What is the need or demand for this course? (Indicate if this course is part of a required sequence in the major.) What other programs would this course service?

    This is a required course for Women’s Health and Midwifery ARNP students

    C. Has this course been offered as Selected Topics/Experimental Topics course? If yes, how many times?

    No

    D. What qualifications for training and/or experience are necessary to teach this course? (List minimum qualifications for the instructor.)

    Ph.D. prepared ARNP


  4. Other Course Information

    A. Objectives

    1. Identify and analyze current midwifery and advanced practice nursing professional issues that might support, inhibit, or change practice.

    2. Identify various roles, responsibilities, and opportunities within professional midwifery and advanced practice nursing.

    3. Describe and apply techniques to initiate change, maintain and support midwifery and advanced nursing practice.

    4. Recognize the elements of medical malpractice, malpractice prevention, and liability insurance.

    5. Synthesize and apply the concepts learned in NGR 6205 Primary Care Adolescents and Women, NGR 6403 Normal Intrapartum/Newborn Care

    NGR 6402 Complications in Ambulatory Women's Health, and NGR 6455

    Intrapartum Complications to their clinical experiences and selected case

    studies.

    6. Recognizes the effect of cultural, religious, and political context, including ageism, sexism, homophobia, gender role stereotypes and poverty on women’s health issues.

    7. Builds collaborative, interdisciplinary relationships to provide women management opportunities for a wide range of health care needs.

    B. Learning Outcomes

    1. Identify and analyze current midwifery and advanced practice nursing professional issues that might support, inhibit, or change practice.

    2. Identify various roles, responsibilities, and opportunities within professional midwifery and advanced practice nursing.

    3. Describe and apply techniques to initiate change, maintain and support midwifery and advanced nursing practice.

    4. Recognize the elements of medical malpractice, malpractice prevention, and liability insurance.

    5. Synthesize and apply the concepts learned in NGR 6205 Primary Care Adolescents and Women, NGR 6403 Normal Intrapartum/Newborn Care

    NGR 6402 Complications in Ambulatory Women's Health, and NGR 6455

    Intrapartum Complications to their clinical experiences and selected case

    studies.

    6. Recognizes the effect of cultural, religious, and political context, including ageism, sexism, homophobia, gender role stereotypes and poverty on women’s health issues.

    7. Builds collaborative, interdisciplinary relationships to provide women management opportunities for a wide range of health care needs.

    C. Major Topics

    I. Professional Issues in Midwifery & Women’s Health

    A. Certification

    B. Continuing Competency

    C. CNM and ARNP roles

    D. Licensure

    E. Hospital credentialing

    F. Insurance company credentialing

    II. Professional Liability

    A. Risk Reduction

    B. Malpractice Insurance

    C. Malpractice claims

    1. settlement

    2. trial

    III. Practice Management

    A. Needs survey/inventory

    B. Business plan

    C. Practice expenses

    D. Billing & Collections

    E. Staffing

    IV. Cultural and religious effects on the clinical practice of women’s health

    A. Ethnicity

    B. Culture

    C. Religion

    D. Politics

    E. Ageism

    F. Sexism

    G. Homophobia

    H. Gender stereotypes

    I. poverty

    D. Textbooks

    Varney Burst, H., Kriebs, J., Gegor, C.(2004) Varney’s Midwifery. (4th Ed.) Sudbury, MA:Jones & Bartlett Publishers.

    E. Course Readings, Online Resources, and Other Purchases

    F. Student Expectations/Requirements and Grading Policy

    G. Assignments, Exams and Tests

    H. Attendance Policy

    I. Policy on Make-up Work

    J. Program This Course Supports


  5. Course Concurrence Information



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