NURS 462

Holistic Nursing Care of the Adult II

2 Undergraduate credits
Effective May 5, 2015 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This course focuses on the advanced principles of holistic nursing care of adults throughout the health/illness continuum. Students will utilize principles of evidence based practice, theory, and holism during the assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of case based nursing care. Emphasis will be placed on health promotion, illness prevention, and management of alterations of health and wellness in diverse persons and complex populations.

Learning outcomes


  • Apply Modeling/Role Modeling theory to complex cases focused on alterations in health and wellness.
  • Apply professional standards and the principles of integrative therapies/evidence based practice in nursing care.
  • Explain the underlying pathophysiology, clinical presentation, and nursing assessments and interventions required for health promotion and complex alterations in health and wellness.