The fundamentals of Parkinson's disease.
The fundamentals of Parkinson's disease.
Considering a career in nursing? This subject will introduce you to the role of nurses in Australian healthcare.
This three week course explores cultural competence and compassion. Although primarily aimed at health and social care practitioners the course may be of interest to anyone wishing to explore, reflect and add to his/her compassion knowledge.
This course presents the concepts and processes of quality improvement (QI) and the importance of QI in improving patient outcomes. Its aim is to enhance the competence of working healthcare professionals to lead and participate in interprofessional healthcare teams that are focused on quality improvement.
This is a course about dementia looking at a broad range of topics including, basic brain anatomy, pathology, dementia research, risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, medical management, living with dementia, progression and staging, palliation, behaviours and therapeutic approaches.
This course explores why primary health care is central for achieving Health for All. It provides examples of how primary health care has been instrumental in approaching this goal in selected populations and how the principles of primary health care can guide future policies and actions.
This course is aimed at health care workers in the National Health Service (NHS) here in the UK. There is an expectation that course participants will have an understanding of how health and social care is delivered in the UK, and a reasonable knowledge of the roles and responsibilities of the various workers found in NHS and social care settings.
This course is aimed at health care workers in the National Health Service (NHS) in the UK who need to understand how to recognise and intervene with a patient whose physical condition deteriorates. There is an expectation that course participants will have an understanding of how health and social care is delivered in the UK, and a reasonable knowledge of the roles and responsibilities of the various workers found in NHS and social care settings.
Are you interested in a career in the allied health field? If you have ever wanted to know what a medical coder does on a daily basis or what it takes to be a practical nurse, then this course is for you! It explores a variety of careers within the dynamic health care industry with a focus on both the administrative and clinical sides of health care.
An introduction to the emerging field of global health quality. Challenge yourself to think beyond access to healthcare and question: ‘Access to what?’
Interprofessional collaborative practice is key to safe, high quality, accessible, patient-centered care. This course aims to introduce health professions learners to the fundamental principles and skills for effective interprofessional collaborative practice.
This course provides comprehensive health management solutions for menopause, covering topics like improving outcomes through lifestyle change and rational use of medicine. We highlight the essence and practicality of integrated health management strategies through systematic knowledge delivery.
La seguridad del paciente en el ámbito domiciliario constituye una línea de trabajo e investigación muy importantes para los profesionales sanitarios.
La Seguridad del Paciente, también llamada Seguridad Clínica es un elemento esencial en la gestión de los servicios sanitarios. En la actualidad la asistencia sanitaria es cada día más efectiva pero también más compleja, lo que ha convertido la seguridad del paciente en una de las dimensiones de la calidad asistencial más valoradas tanto por los ciudadanos, como por los profesionales y gestores de los servicios sanitarios.
Our goal is to educate you about participatory medicine and empower you to create a more inclusive, collaborative healthcare system for patients. In this course, you will learn the science of habit formation, behavior change, and decision-making.
Isn’t it time to end the loss of life from preventable medical errors? Each year 100,000 patients die from preventable errors in the U.S. How can you help to change this intractable problem? Knowledge is power, and this course will provide you with a deep understanding of the problems and the solutions. You can become part of the solution.
How can healthcare professionals help patients to improve their health through medicines adherence?
As the baby boomer generation ages, the impacts of alcohol and drug use among this generation will become an increasingly important public health issue. This 5-week course will provide primary care givers and health care providers with an overview of this looming issue and provide strategies for the prevention and reduction of substance use associated harm.
How can we use the things we share in common to address some of the most challenging problems facing the world? This course examines issues concerning poverty, the environment, technology, health care, gender, education and activism to helps us understand better how to initiate positive change.
Obesity is a global epidemic. As the world gets fatter, we begin to see its impact across many aspects of day-to-day life.