Plan and Conduct Activities for Clients in the Community (Basic)

Plan and Conduct Activities for Clients in the Community (Basic)

KWSH-CLIN-B-017

Course Overview

This programme aims to equip participants with the clinical knowledge and skills essential for identifying the common medical conditions within a nursing home setting and their impact on rehabilitation out-comes for residents. This set of skills enables participants to develop age-appropriate activities to optimize their ADLs and social function.

Course Outline:

  • Common conditions in a nursing home setting and their implications to rehabilitation
  • Maximizing ADL functions for elderly in a nursing home setting
  • Conducting therapeutic groups in a nursing home setting

Please Note:

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

Target Participants

Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Staff Nurses and Enrolled Nurses, Therapist Assistant / Aides, Patient Care Assistants, Healthcare Assistants, and Support Care Staff

Course Details

Date/ Time

15 March 2021

13 September 2021

Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Venue

Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital
705 Serangoon Road
Singapore 328127

Course Trainers

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

Margaret Goh

Principal Physiotherapist / Head, Rehabilitation

Ms Margaret Goh is a physiotherapist with over 17 years of experience. She is currently working as the head of rehabilitation at Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital. Prior to joining the community care sector, Ms Goh has worked in hospitals and rehabilitation centres. She holds a bachelor of health sciences in physiotherapy from SIM, Singapore (2005), and a diploma in physiotherapy from Nanyang Polytechnic, Singapore (2002). Her area of specialization includes physiotherapy clinical skills, elderly care, neuro-geriatrics care, training, and development. She is also extensively involved as a trainer for new clinical staff and PCA courses.

Ms Juliana Wang

Senior Physiotherapist, Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital

Ms Juliana Wang is a physiotherapist with over 10 years of experience. She is currently working as a Senior Physiotherapist at Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital (KWSH). Prior to joining the community care sector, Ms Wang has worked at two major tertiary hospitals in Singapore. She holds several qualifications: Master of Science in Neurological Physiotherapy (Hong Kong Polytechnic University / Hong Kong / 2013), Bachelor of Physiotherapy (University of South Australia / Australia / 2007), and Diploma in Physiotherapy (Nanyang Polytechnic / Singapore / 2005). Her area of specialization includes neuro-rehabilitation and geriatric rehabilitation.

Ms Anita Yiu

Principal Occupational Therapist / Head, Kwong Wai Shiu Care

Ms Anita Yiu is a occupational therapist with over 20 years of experience. She is currently working as the Head, Kwong Wai Shiu Care. Prior to joining the community care sector, Ms Yiu has worked in several public and private or-ganizations in Hong Kong and Singapore. She holds a Bachelor of Occupa-tional Therapy from Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong (1997). Her area of specialization includes occupational Therapy clinical skills, elderly care, neuro-geriatrics care, training and development . She is extensively in-volved in in-house training courses for therapists, therapy aides and care staff at KWSH.

Ng Sooi Teng

Physiotherapy Associate, Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital

Mr Ng Sooi Teng is a physiotherapy associate with over 6 years of experience and is currently working at Kwong Wai Shiu hospital. Prior to joining the community care sector, Mr Ng has worked in physio and medical centres in Malaysia. He holds a bachelor in physiotherapy from Anglia Ruskin University & Mahsa University, Malaysia (2016) and a diploma in physiotherapy from Aimst University, Malaysia (2013). His area of specialization includes neuro and geriatric rehabilitation. He is also extensively involved in coordinating and conducting learning activities in KWSH.

Yap Roh Ling

Physiotherapist, Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital

Ms Yap Roh Ling is a physiotherapist with over 5 years of working experience and is currently working at Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital. Prior to joining KWSH, Ms Yap has worked in the ECON healthcare group & nursing home in Singapore. She holds a bachelor of science (hons) in physiotherapy from INTI University, Malaysia (2014). Her area of specialization includes neuro and geriatric rehabilitation. She is also extensively involved in planning and training care staff and designing exercise guidelines for patients.

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

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