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Clinical Care for Aged Care Workers Skill Set

State ID: EAB46

Gain the skills you need to equip you to provide a high level of care in the aged care sector

The Aged Care Standards highlight the importance of providing safe clinical care to residents with a focus on recognising individual client needs and assessing and reporting changes in a resident's condition. This skill set has been established to provide you with additional clinical skills and assessment skills if you are working within the aged care sector.

Residents within the aged care sector have increasingly complex health care needs and higher acuity levels. The skills gained from this skill set will enable you to work with and support the Registered Nurse in the assessment of clients and delivery of clinical care.  The units have a focus on medication and recognising and reporting signs of deterioration in clients.

    This skill set is most suited to those working within the aged care sector.

    Gain these skills
    • Medication competency
    • A range of Clinical Assessment skills
    • Documentation and reporting requirements
    • Recognising and reporting signs of deterioration in clients

     

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    This skill set is related to the Skills Ready program. Other skill sets can be found on our Courses page, using the Refine course results>Study mode filters.

    Important information

    How to apply

    Important information

    This skill set is most suited to those working within the aged care sector.

    How to apply

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    Delivery location, important dates and study options

    During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
    This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

    Semester 2, 2020

    Mount Lawley - On Campus

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    Overview
    Duration 10 week/s
    When Semester 2, 2020
    Where Mount Lawley
    How On campus
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    Page last updated August 11, 2020