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Minor injury management | HP6031X-PS | Level 6 | Credits 15 | 2019/20
At this time, no start dates are available during 2019/20


*This module is for Paramedic Practice students only*


This module aims to enhance practitioners skills in managing patients presenting with minor injuries and to enable them to deliver effective and efficient evidence-based care. It is intended to develop practice through the efficient use of resources and enable practitioners to manage patients presenting to urgent and primary care settings with minor injuries.

In order to complete the Competency Assessment Document assignment for this module, the student will need to arrange a clinical placement suitable for this module with an Emergency Department, Urgent Care Centre or Minor Injuries Unit, for up to 50 hours in practice.

The course is also offered as an postgraduate award (level 7).



Assignment and Competency Assessment Document


Learning Outcomes
  1. Critically evaluate structured approaches to patient assessment.
  2. Understand the ethical and legal responsibilities in patient assessment and management.
  3. Utilize evidence-based practice in the assessment and management of a patient with a minor injury.
  4. Demonstrate critical reasoning and decision-making in managing minor injury presentations.
  5. Recognise limitations of role and explore opportunities to access appropriate resources.


Course length: 6 Teaching Days


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Course Leader
Name: Daniel Creton
Tel: 07594286411

Self Funding: £850.00

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

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