69:473 Contemporary Perspectives on Professional Health Issues [Pachkowski]

Prerequisites: 69/71:457 with "C" or better grade and 90:259.

This course will provide a study of the meaning and implications of the role for psychiatric nursing in relation to the interdisciplinary team, and as legislated and regulated in Manitoba. It includes an examination of social values, issues and trends, such as the political and economic realities of the workplace. The processes for supervision, evaluation and quality assurance will be examined. Discussion of current issues in health care delivery and implications for psychiatric nursing clinical practice, education, administration, and research will be addressed.