Vital Signs - Introduction to Baseline Observations - PDC20106




1 hour

This online Short Course is suitable for health clinicians that have had no or little exposure to performing baseline observations on the client they service.  The course addresses some of the basic principles of measurement and recognition of normal physiological limits.

There is no fee associated with this short course.

Standard Course Structure

Study Mode: Online
Duration: 1 hour
  1. Identify what are normal vital signs
  2. Recognise the client's physiological health of their vital organs
  3. Interpret the changes in a deteriorating health status and the importance of monitoring baseline vital signs.


Online Quiz

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.
This course provides Professional Development for novice health professionals.

Undertaking this course 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 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.
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