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Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - NGR6403

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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
    1940 2004-03-30
     
    Department College Budget Account Number
    Nursing NR 620100020
     
    Contact Person Phone Email
    Cecilia Jevitt 9745216 cjevitt@hsc.usf.edu

  2. Course Information

    Prefix Number Full Title
    NGR 6403 Normal Intrapartum/Newborn Care

    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
    2 C - Class Lecture (Primarily) R - Regular
     
    Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum)
    Norm Intra/ Newborn Care
     
    Course Online? Percentage Online
    -

    Prerequisites

    NGR 6140, NGR 6001, NGR 6199, and NGR 6205

    Corequisites

    Course Description

    This course describes midwifery and advanced nursing assessment and support of the physiological processes of labor, birth, and immediate postpartum recovery. Assessment and support of the newborn and primary care of the neonate are detailed.


  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

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    1. Describe the normal physical and psychological changes in the processes of labor, birth, and immediate postpartum recovery.

    2. Synthesize theoretical, scientific, and clinical knowledge into midwifery and advanced nursing support of labor, birth, and immediate postpartum recovery.

    3. State methods of empowering women to actively manage their labor, birth, and postpartum recovery periods.

    4. State methods of facilitating maternal/infant/family bonding.

    5. Describe midwifery and advanced nursing assessment and support of the normal newborn's physical transition to extra-uterine life.

    6. Describe resuscitation and support of the sick newborn.

    7. Describe midwifery and advanced practice nursing primary care management of the neonate.

    8. Provides education in the feeding, care, and development of the normal newborn.

    B. Learning Outcomes

    :

    1. Describe the normal physical and psychological changes in the processes of labor, birth, and immediate postpartum recovery.

    2. Synthesize theoretical, scientific, and clinical knowledge into midwifery and advanced nursing support of labor, birth, and immediate postpartum recovery.

    3. State methods of empowering women to actively manage their labor, birth, and postpartum recovery periods.

    4. State methods of facilitating maternal/infant/family bonding.

    5. Describe midwifery and advanced nursing assessment and support of the normal newborn's physical transition to extra-uterine life.

    6. Describe resuscitation and support of the sick newborn.

    7. Describe midwifery and advanced practice nursing primary care management of the neonate.

    8. Provides education in the feeding, care, and development of the normal newborn.

    C. Major Topics

    Labor Prodrome/False Labor

    Diagnosis of Labor

    Stage 1 Labor

    Stage 2 Labor

    Stage 3 Labor

    Immediate Postpartum Recovery

    Out of Hospital Birth

    Physical Transition of the Newborn

    Newborn physical exam

    Resuscitation of the Newborn

    Primary Care of the Neonate

    Immediate Care of Sick Newborns

    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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