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Examination of the newborn | HP7013Y | Level 7 (Postgraduate) | Credits 30 | 2020/21
Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education
Application Portal
Examination of the newborn | HP7013Y | Level 7 (Postgraduate) | Credits 30 | 2020/21
Availability
10/11/2020 | Available
10/11/2020, 17/11/2020, 24/11/2020, 01/12/2020, 08/12/2020, 15/12/2020, 26/01/2021, 23/02/2021, 23/03/2021, 27/04/2021
** Applications will ordinarily close 28 days before start date of a course.

Description

The module will enable participants to explore issues related to examination and assessment of the newborn baby. The module is designed to enable participants to develop competence which will lead to autonomous practice in the examination and assessment of the newborn.


Who is this module for?

Registered healthcare practitioners normally with one year's post-qualifying practice experience.

PreRequisites

Programme entry requirements

Assessment

Literature review and health promotion material or audit and skills based proficiency assessment document

Learning Outcomes
  1. Articulate a deep and systematic understanding of neonatal adaptation and physiology related to examination and assessment of the newborn.
  2. De-construct the effects of maternal health and disease in order to re-construct and fully understand the implications on the developing fetus and/or newborn.
  3. Autonomously perform a systematic examination and assessment of the newborn to confirm wellbeing.
  4. Demonstrate mastery of the skills required for effective communication with parents and members of the multi-professional team.
  5. Incorporate professional, legal and ethical dimensions within the examination and assessment of the newborn.
  6. Demonstrate knowledge and the ability to refer promptly and directly to the appropriate professional, when a potential problem is identified.

 

Course length: 10 Teaching Days

 

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Course Leader
Name: Hazel Ransome
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Price

Self Funding: £1690.00

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

Mode of Delivery
Taught
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