NURS 603

Advanced Integrative Nursing Care

2 Graduate credits
Effective August 18, 2020 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This course focuses on advanced aspects of functional medicine and integrative nursing care to promote holistic health and wellness. Integrative concepts and principles are explored. A holistic assessment approach is utilized to assist in synthesizing inter-relationships between core course concepts. Students evaluate evidence related to integrative therapies and their application to clinical practice and self-care. Competence Statement: Synthesizes course concepts and principles well enough to apply appropriate functional medicine and advanced integrative approaches that promote holistic health and wellness.

Special information

Prerequisite: Admitted ELMSN, MSN or DNP student or instructor's consent.

Learning outcomes


  • Synthesize integrative principles for holistic assessment using the functional medicine timeline and matrix tools.
  • Analyze the interrelationships of integrative principles on holistic health.
  • Evaluate evidence of efficacy of integrative therapies.
  • Design nutritional and lifestyle interventions to promote health and wellness in nursing practice and self-care that takes into consideration biochemical individuality.

Fall 2020

Section Title Instructor
50 Advanced Integrative Nursing Care Johnson, Kerry A Books Course details
51 Advanced Integrative Nursing Care Matthias-Anderson, Deborah L Khaled, Dina Sakr Books Course details