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Marilynn L. Albert
NCLIN 559
Seattle Campus

Seminar in Primary Care IV: Management of Common Health Concerns

Examines clinical application of theories of chronic illness management across the age span. Emphasizes evidence based approach to assessment, differential diagnosis, skill development, and management considering cultural, socio-economic, and diversity factors. Focuses on chronic care model, coordination of care, poly drug therapy, and technology support for clinical decisions. Includes clinical practicum. Prerequisite: permission of instructor. Credit/no-credit only.

Class description

Clinical seminar for 2nd year FNP/DNP students with discussion of interesting cases students have encountered in their clinical rotations and common, complex medical problems and the lab/imaging commonly associated with them.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Individual clinical rotations, selected readings, audiotapes regarding laboratory diagnosis and group discussion.

Recommended preparation

Students must be actively enrolled in the FNP/DNP program in the School of Nursing, in their 5th quarter of the pathway and progressing well in their clinical rotations.

Class assignments and grading

Grades are credit/no credit based on class participation and attendence


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Marilynn L. Albert
Date: 10/19/2011