Reluctant gerontologists: integrating gerontological nursing content into a prelicensure program

Nurse Educ. 2009 Sep-Oct;34(5):198-203. doi: 10.1097/NNE.0b013e3181aaba3f.

Abstract

Integration of readily available resources on care of older adults increased student and faculty interest and knowledge of gerontological nursing. The authors describe their use of these practical and easy-to-implement resources.

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Clinical Competence
  • Curriculum*
  • Faculty, Nursing
  • Geriatric Nursing*
  • Humans
  • Illinois
  • Licensure, Nursing*
  • Nursing Assessment
  • Nursing Evaluation Research
  • Program Development*