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Spring 2014

NURS 3333: Nursing In Rural America

Ref #: 10358
Section: 001

Instructor:
L. Brakhage
E-Mail:
lynnab@opsu.edu

Course Materials:
Book and Edition:  Rural Nursing:  Concepts, Theory, and Practice – 4th Edition
Author(s):   Charlene A. Winters             
Publisher:  Singer Publishing Company 2013
ISBN:  978-0-8261-7805-9

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th Edition)
ISBN-10: 1433805618
ISBN-13: 978-1433805615 
Publisher: American Psychological Association
 
**If you already have a Pocket Guide to APA by Robert Perrin from previous semesters, you will not need to purchase this item.

Bushy, A. (2013). Rural health. Manchester, MO: A.S.K. Data Systems. (CD)
 
CD may be ordered from the bookstore or directly from the publisher. Access to the CD for the duration to the course can be purchased directly from the publisher. An order form is available at: http://www.opsu.edu/dwn/panhandleCDONLYrural%20F08.pdf

 


Course Description:
Examines rural culture and factors that impact the health of rural residents.  Focus is on characteristics and perspectives of rural residents, barriers to healthcare services, role and scope of rural nursing practice, and health promotion for rural population (individuals, families and communities).  The current state of rural nursing theory is addressed.