4071.0 Innovative Educational Strategies

Tuesday, November 1, 2011: 8:30 AM
This session focuses on Innovative Educational Strategies. Papers presented in this session are on the following: accuracy and readability of websites presenting health information on asthma; the use of an outdoor recreational center for undergraduate nursing clinicals; whether the use of study abroad programs enhances cultural competencies; and the development of a clinical manual to prepare undergraduate nursing students for entry into public health practice.
Session Objectives: 1. List methods to assess accuracy of health related websites. 2. Describe the perceptions of faculty to new and innovative site for clinical practice. 3. Explain how study abroad may enhance the cultural competency of nursing students. 4. Describe the how nursing programs can use the manual to enhance the public health nursing curriculum.
Juanita C. Graham, DNPc MSN RN

8:30 AM
Accuracy and readability of asthma websites
Mikki Meadows-Oliver, PhD, RN and Nancy Banasiak, MSN, APRN
9:10 AM
9:30 AM
Preparing Nursing Students for PHN Practice in the 21st Century
Patricia M. Schoon, MPH, PHN, Carolyn Garcia, PhD, MPH, RN and Marjorie Schaffer, PhD, RN

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Organized by: Public Health Nursing

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)

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