Provides the theoretical base for a comprehensive health history and physical assessment utilizing the nursing process for a well adult patient. Incorporates spiritual, socio-cultural, psychological and physical dimensions of the patient for the health history and physical assessment. Patient centered caring practices are expanded to include issues of privacy, confidentiality, and responses to diversity. Quality and safety standards/competencies for the physical assessment are introduced and practiced within a laboratory setting. Student must also enroll in NUR 210.