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Rural Health: Assessment of the Deteriorating Patient

To enable Registered Nurses to further develop their theoretical knowledge and assessment skills for the early recognition, response to and management of the deteriorating patient.

Course Code GCDP701
Level 7
Credits 5


Apply a range of rapid assessment frameworks to detect and analyse patient deterioration.

Critically analyse the significance of altered clinical observations.

Justify key nursing interventions of deteriorating patients in primary care.

Utilise a structured communication framework to articulate accurate and relevant clinical information to the interprofessional team.

Delivered as part of the following programmes