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2013 Fall B Session
NURS 3010/Lecture/B71I - Ethical Dilemmas in Nursing | Credits 3.00
Prerequisites: A grade of "C" or higher in NURS 1014 or a current license to practice as Licensed Practical Nurse in Louisiana. This course introduces students to legal and ethical issues affecting health care and the nursing profession. The influence of economic and sociopolitical factors on healthcare laws will be explored from the perspective of health care providers. The extent to which health care laws attempt to order relationships between providers, payers, amd consumers will be examined. There is a focus on principles and theories of ethics as they relate to health care delivery. Emphasis will be placed on ethical/legal issues encountered in professional nursing practice. There is also emphasis on critical thinking and situational analysis. This course prepares graduates to appreciate the concepts and principles of ethical legal dilemmas and their application in practice. Contact Hours: Lec. 3 Lab. 0

Registration Type Traditional
Fees Fee Electronic Media $7.00 per credit (Fee Group All)
Instructors Duck, Sandra L
Cormier, Catherine
Duration 10/16/2013 - 12/19/2013
Schedule Internet Course  6:54 AM - 6:55 AM;  LSUA, Online, Room
Prerequisites ( NURS 1014 / Lecture <min grade = C, min credit = 4.00> or NURS 1018 / Lecture <min grade = C, min credit = 2.00> or NURS 1016 / Lecture and Lab <min grade = C, min credit = 6.00> or Instructor Permission Required from Allowed, None )
Corequisites N/A
Credit Types Audit Bankruptcy Graded
Class 20 Seats | 13 Remaining
Open

Primary population and other student populations allowed to register for this course:
 Primary Population# Others Allowed# Others Registered
Campus  Louisiana State University at Alexandria200
Program  Undergraduate200
College  Professional Studies200
Department  Nursing200
Class Level  Junior203