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Rapid Assessment of the Acutely Unwell Patient (Interprofessional)

To enable students to further develop the clinical and theoretical knowledge and skills required in the identification and assessment of acute deterioration in adult health status.

Course Code GCRA702
Level 7
Credits 5


Utilise a rapid assessment framework to obtain, analyse and evaluate appropriate information in order to prioritise collaborative interventions

Analyse physiological responses of acute deterioration in health status to provide rationale for assessment findings and identify appropriate actions and safety needs of patients.

Utilise a communication framework to articulate accurate and relevant information from the patient's situation, history and assessment findings to appropriate members of the healthcare team.

Delivered as part of the following programmes