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Principles of Nursing Practice and Health and Social Care QLS Level 3

Open Study College
Course summary
629 GBP
English
Online courses
Professional Training

Course description

Nursing Practice Level 3

Unit 1: Context, Values, Principles and Accountability

  • Development of nursing principles
  • Key legislation and policy
  • Ethical principles of care
  • Accountability

Unit 2: Communication

  • Key models of communication
  • Communication skills
  • Communication methods
  • Barriers
  • Reflective practice

Unit 3: Essential Anatomy and Physiology

  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Conditions
  • Homeostasis
  • Homeostasis and wellbeing

Unit 4: Psychology of Care

  • Psychology of wellbeing
  • Sick role
  • Service user involvements and perspectives
  • Supported psychologically

Unit 5: Core Skills Part 1

  • Procedure for taking a pulse, temperature and blood pressure readings
  • Breathing rates
  • Urinalysis and blood glucose monitoring
  • Key measurements and readings

Unit 6: Core Skills Part 2

  • Key priorities
  • Delivery of personal care is delivered
  • Record keeping, data protection and care plans
  • Assessment and reporting

Health and Social Care Level 3

Unit 1: Health and Social Care

  • The Care Quality Commission
  • Nursing and Midwifery Council
  • Care settings
  • Hospitals
  • Care homes (nursing and non-nursing)
  • Domiciliary care
  • Supported living
  • Sheltered accommodation
  • Day centre care
  • Retirement villages
  • Personal Development Plan

Unit 2: Training in the Health and Social Care Setting

  • Training in the health and social care setting
  • Quality Framework Credits
  • Nurse Training
  • Roles in nursing
  • Other professionals involved in health and social care
  • Multiagency working
  • Benefits of Multiagency working

Unit 3: Legislation and Policy in Health and Social Care

  • Occupational standards
  • Common induction standards
  • Principles of Care for Nursing
  • Record Keeping
  • Standards for Record Keeping
  • Equality and Diversity Legislation
  • Case studies
  • Key legislation

Unit 4: Communication Confidentiality and Safeguarding

  • Principles of person-centred care
  • Holistic care
  • Communication
  • Active Listening
  • Non-verbal communication
  • Types of non-verbal communication
  • Confidentiality
  • Safeguarding
  • Types of abuse
  • What to do when abuse is suspected

Unit 5: Physiology and Management of Diseases

  • Applying understanding to practice
  • The heart
  • Prevention
  • Management of the service user
  • Diabetes
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Dementia
  • Caring for a person with dementia
  • Respiratory disease (COPD)

Unit 6: Universal Principles of Care

  • Principles of the prevention and control of infection
  • Hand hygiene
  • Giving personal care
  • Food hygiene
  • Nutrition
  • Handling and moving
  • Risk Assessment
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
  • Handling medicines

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Pay Now: GBP 629.00
OR 6 Monthly Instalments of GBP 109.35 with a deposit of GBP
72.90 totalling 729

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