Patient Assessment (Intermediate)

Patient Assessment (Intermediate)

KWSH-CLIN-I-008

Course Overview

COURSE DESCRIPTION / AIMS

This course will provide participants with knowledge of proper interviewing techniques to obtain relevant patient history and correct techniques of patient assessment. Accurate patient assessment is essential to identify actual and potential nursing problems as well as planning and implementing appropriate nursing care.

 

COURSE OBJECTIVES / OUTLINE

By the end of this course, the learners will be able to:

  1. understand the importance of patient assessment.
  2. discuss different aspects in patient assessment which include mental status, socio-economic status, nutritional status, and health status.
  3. plan individualised patient care based on patients’ needs
  4. plan patients’ discharge from institutional care to home care
  5. understand the community resources available to assist patients in the transition.

 

COURSE OUTLINE

  1. Correct patient assessment technique
  2. Utilise information in planning appropriate care
  3. Plan for discharge from institutional care
  4. Identify various community resources
  5. Transition from institutional care to home care
  6. Patient and family education

 

Please Note:

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

Target Participants

Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses

Course Details

Date/ Time

23 Feb 2021

25 May 2021

23 Aug 2021

23 Nov 2021

Time: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Venue

Parkway College

168 Jalan Bukit Merah, Tower 3, #02-05

Singapore 150168

Course Trainers

KWSH is delivering the course in partnership with Parkway College.

Shu Shu Thike Kyaw

Lecturer, Parkway College of Nursing and Allied Health

Ms Shu Shu Thike Kyaw is a lecturer in Parkway College of Nursing and Allied Health with over 11 years of clinical experience, and 6 years in training academic and non-academic courses. She holds a master’s in nursing education from Queens Margaret University, Singapore (2013). Prior to joining Parkway College, she worked in Raffles Hospital as a nurse clinician, and in National University Healthcare System as a senior staff nurse. Her area of specialization includes Nursing education for register nurses, enrolled nurses, allied health workers and nursing students, as well as adult education for healthcare and non-healthcare workers. She has also been actively involved in professional education, quality improvement and patient safety projects.

Course Fees: $260.00 (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

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