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IND22 - Providing Quality Aged Care

Overview

At a glance

This course in providing quality aged care consists of ten online learning modules covering topics in aged care and quality standards in health care provision.

The modules include:

  • National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards
  • Healthy Ageing – An Introduction
  • Wound Management – History, Myths and Traditions
  • Reporting Elder Abuse in the Community Setting
  • Sexual Health in Australia – Sex for Seniors
  • Dealing with Aggression – An Introduction
  • Communication at the End of Life
  • Effective Communication in Health Care
  • Writing Progress Notes – An Introduction
  • Reflective Writing – An Introduction

Total cost of this course is $240.00, for direct access to the course visit http://cpheonline.cqu.edu.au/

Delivery Mode Online
Intake Dates Year Round

Hours of study

This course is to be completed online.

Professional Recognition

Successful completion of this course is awarded ten CPD hours and a Certificate of Completion

Details

Course Summary

Learning Outcomes:

  • Identify the Standards of the National Safety and Quality Health Service and the relevance to nursing practice
  • Develop an understanding of the profound implications of healthy ageing
  • Enhance the clinician's understanding of wound management throughout history
  • Develop the foundations of what elder abuse encompasses
  • Recognise the importance of sexuality in the older population
  • Develop an understanding of the influence and purpose of aggressive behaviours
  • Identify strategies to begin end of life conversations
  • Identify key concepts in health care communication
  • Outline the principles of reflective writing

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Delivery method

Access to this course is through our Learning Management System at http://cpheonline.cqu.edu.au/

Program Structure

Self-directed online course with quiz

How to Apply

Enrolment

To enrol in this short course, please visit and register your attendance at cpheonline.cqu.edu.au.