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Holistic Assessment

The School of Nursing and Midwifery's Holistic Assessment short course will take you through the purpose and process of conducting a systematic approach to physical assessment. By the end of the session, you will be able to perform an accurate and detailed clinical assessment. You will also learn how to ensure that the documentation accurately reflects the findings of the clinical assessment, and articulates assessment outcomes.

Why is this course for you

Are you an experienced nurse who is wishing to enhance your skills knowledge and competence in the process of conducting a comprehensive physical assessment? Presented by Helena Halton, endorsed Nurse Practitioner and ECU Lecturer, this ‘hands on’ one day short course is a must for nurses wanting to develop their advanced physical assessment skills. The one day short course will take place in our newly renovated demonstration wards at the ECU Joondalup campus, providing a simulated ward environment in which the educator will discuss and demonstrate advanced physical assessment.

Program Objectives

  • To describe the purpose and process for conducting a systematic approach to physical assessment;
  • To be able to perform an accurate and detailed clinical assessment;
  • To ensure documentation accurately reflects the findings of the clinical assessment, and articulates assessment outcomes.

Register your interest

For course related information about Nursing and Midwifery short courses email: snmshortcourses@ecu.edu.au

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