Continence Management (Basic)

Continence Management (Basic)

KWSH-CLIN-B-023

Course Overview

This is a 1-day course which aims to equip participants with the basic clinical knowledge and skills to care for residents with urinary and bowel incontinence.

Module 1: Urinary Incontinence
 Outline the basic anatomy and physiology of the urinary system
 Provide an overview of urinary dysfunction
 Discuss the interventions for urinary incontinence

Module 2: Bowel Incontinence
 Outline the basic anatomy and physiology of the lower digestive system
 Provide an overview of the bowel dysfunction
 Discuss the interventions for bowel incontinence

 

Please Note:

A minimum of 75% attendance will be required for you to complete the programme and receive your certificate.

Target Participants

Nursing Aides, Healthcare Assistants, and Patient Care Assistants

Course Details

Date/ Time

12 April 2021

26 October 2021

Time: 9 AM to 5 PM

Venue

Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital
705 Serangoon Road
Singapore 328127

Course Trainers

This course is delivered by trainers from Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital.

Dr Sam Goh Hongli

Senior Nurse Clinician, Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital

Dr Sam Goh is a registered nurse with more than 14 years of experience. He is currently working as a Senior Nurse Clinician at Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital (KWSH) and also serves as an adjunct faculty with the Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies at National University of Singapore. He has extensive experiences in the field of critical care, nursing management and education, having worked in several tertiary hospitals in Singapore. Prior to joining the community care sector, Dr Goh was extensively involved in many training and development programs for healthcare professionals in Singapore, Malaysia, China, Vietnam, Kazakhstan and Australia.

Ms Sim Puay Cheng

Senior Nurse Educator, Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital

Ms Sim is a registered nurse with over 30 years of clinical experience and SRFAC-accredited chief instructor. She is currently working as a Senior Nurse Educator at Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital (KWSH). She holds several qualifica-tions: Master of Arts (Human Resource Development) (SIM-George Wash-ington University, USA / 1999), Bachelor of Nursing (La Trobe University, Australia / 1993), Post-Graduate Diploma in Higher Education (National Institute of Education / Singapore / 2013), and WSQ Advanced Certificate in Training & Assessment (CBLD, Singapore / 2010). Her area of specialization includes critical care, gerontology, infection control and nursing education.

Ms Serene Tan

Nurse Clinician, Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital

Ms Serene Tan is a registered nurse with over 10 years of clinical experience. She is currently working as a Nurse Clinician at Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital (KWSH). She holds several qualifications: Bachelor of Nursing (La Trobe University, Australia / 2010), Advanced Diploma in Nursing (Critical Care) (Nanyang Polytechnic, Singapore / 2008), WSQ Diploma in Adult and Con-tinuing Education (IAL, Singapore / 2015), WSQ Advanced Certificate in Training & Assessment (ITE, Singapore / 2010), Diploma in Nursing (Nanyang Polytechnic, Singapore / 2006), and ITE Certificate in Nursing (Institute of Technical Education, Singapore / 2003).

Course Fees: $240.00 (excluding GST)

Prevailing course fee subsidy at 90% for Singaporeans/ PRs and 45% for foreign staff working in eligible community care organisations.

Please register for the course via AIC Learning Management System (LMS 2.0).

Contact us:

(65) 6422-1300
CTI@kwsh.org.sg

NEED MORE INFORMATION ON COURSES AND REGISTRATION?