NURS 670 Communication and Conflict Resolution

3 credits

Explores therapeutic communication, cultural competence, and conflict resolution as integral to the multiple relationships within population-based care management roles. Theoretical models and assessment tools, including health literacy, will be utilized to examine the diversity of cultural beliefs, values, and practices that impact the health of individuals, families, and communities. Students will learn collaborative communication strategies focused on inter-professional negotiation within agencies, communities, and systems. Clinical, legal, and ethical concerns related to health care disparities will be discussed.

Prerequisite(s): NURS 547 and NURS 557