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Practice nursing: an Introduction | HP6032Y | Level 6 | Credits 30 | 2019/20
07/01/2020 | Available
07/01/2020, 14/01/2020, 21/01/2020, 28/01/2020, 04/02/2020, 11/02/2020, 18/02/2020, 25/02/2020, 03/03/2020, 10/03/2020
** Applications will ordinarily close 21 days before start date of a course.


The module will enable students to develop the specialist knowledge and skills required for general practice nursing.

The module content reflects the diverse nature of this area of practice and includes the exploration of contemporary professional issues, screening and health promotion, skills based competencies and the management of long term conditions.


Who is this module for?

Nurses wishing to gain a foundation in the knowledge and skills required to provide evidence based care within a primary care setting.

Learning Outcomes
  1. Critically discuss contemporary issues relating to the structure and delivery of primary care services.
  2. Demonstrate a critical approach to the assessment of patients in primary care, utilizing a range of strategies.
  3. Critically explore and deliver evidence based care for patients within the primary care setting.
  4. Appraise the professional/ ethical and legal issues relating to the role of the primary care nurse.
  5. Evaluate holistic strategies for the provision of health? promotion/ public health in the primary care setting.


Course length: 10 Teaching Days


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Course Leader
Name: Joanne Powell

Self Funding: £1690.00

*Trust Commissioning and Trust Non-contract funding same price as above

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