You will gain an understanding of the complexities or working within a community setting, and increase your awareness of strategic influences on policy.
With changing demographics of patients being cared for in their own homes, this programme provides you with an underpinning knowledge to equip you with skills to care effectively for patients/clients in their own homes or community settings.
Course content Core modules • Foundations for specialist practice (district nursing or community children’s nursing) • Evidence-based practise Project • Leading and Managing effective health care provision • End of life (district nursing) • Protecting children and the vulnerable: studies for enhancing practice (community children’s nursing)
Optional modules (district nursing) • Principles of practice education • Wound care management (tissue viability) • Enabling effective community development • Physical assessment
Option modules (community children’s nursing) • Principles of practice education • Wound care management (tissue viability) • Supporting developmental needs through the lifespan • Enabling effective community development • Children’s nursing skills, underpinning complex skills.