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Enhancing the Care of Older People - Masterclass - MC0008

About this course

This masterclass is commissioned by Health Education England as part of its continuing workforce development (CWD) portfolio. If you are interested in participating, please complete the application form and gain authorisation from your Line Manager and your Trust Training Coordinator.

To apply please complete the word document application form and return this to hl.academic.support@northumbria.ac.uk

If you have any queries please contact us via email at hl.academic.support@northumbria.ac.uk

During this one-day masterclass you will explore and develop your understanding of the complex needs of older people in a wide range of settings. You will critically review your knowledge base and enhance your skills in caring for older people, gaining an understanding of the values required to meet the needs of older people and their carers.

You will also consider the use of comprehensive geriatric assessment within your practice and develop your critical appreciation of the ageing process.

Learn from the Best

Designed by a multi-professional team including Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Nurses, Midwives, Social Care Staff and Medical practitioners our range of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is tailored towards individuals who are driving and enabling practice development in NHS North East.

Northumbria is the principal provider of nurse education in the North East of England and was named Nurse Education Provider of the Year (post-registration) for three consecutive years by Student Nursing Times.

We have excellent relationships with partner services in health, social care and social work and our range of CPD provision supports practitioners and managers to engage in professional learning and then examine how this can be integrated in the practice arena.  

Teaching and Assessment

You will learn through a one-day interactive workshop, and will have the opportunity for discussion and feedback. 

Learning Environment

This course is based at our Coach Lane Campus where you will have access to cutting-edge facilities with technology embedded through all aspects of your CPD course.  

Research-rich Learning

Northumbria University has been ranked in the top quartile in the UK for research power in Allied Health Sciences and Nursing. Additionally, more than 80% of our research activity in Allied Health Sciences and Nursing is rated as world-leading or internationally excellent (REF 2014).

 

Course info

Award Type Masterclass

Delivery Method Interactive Workshop

Sector Healthcare Public Health

Study Mode Intensive Short Course

Location Coach Lane Campus

Start To be Confirmed

Duration One Day

This course would suit Health professionals involved in the care of older people.

This course is based at our Coach Lane Campus where you will have access to cutting-edge facilities with technology embedded through all aspects of your CPD course.

Previous evidence of level 5 study

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