Clinical Handover - Principles of Clinical Communication - PDC20074
Handover practices can be highly variable across the health setting. Patient safety is at risk when the transfer of information is poor or absent. This online micro-credential explains the intention and importance of the clinical handover between health clinicians to reduce the risk of patient harm. It explains the key principles of an accurate, effective clinical handover across all health disciplines. As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.
This online micro-credential explains the intention and importance of the clinical handover between health clinicians to reduce the risk of patient harm. The course also explains the key principles of an accurate, effective clinical handover across all health disciplines.
This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.
The fee for this micro-credential is $45.
Standard Micro-credential StructureDuration: 2 hours
- Identify key concepts of effective clinical communication
- Recognise the importance of clinical handovers
- Identify the key principles of an effective clinical handover.
Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.