NURS208: Health Assessment Across the Lifespan

Class Program
Credits 3

This course presents health assessment techniques that are individualized across the lifespan. Emphasis is placed on critically thinking to differentiate between age-specific, normal and abnormal assessment findings. Low and medium-fidelity simulation activities provide opportunities to apply knowledge, skills, and attitudes to assessment competencies. Additional clinical activities provide the student opportunity to apply these concepts to select age groups.


Successful completion of CNA course or equivalent.

Prerequisite Courses
Co-Requisite Courses

Current CPR Card: Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS)

NURS208L Health Assessment Across the LifeSpan Lab