This topic will develop the knowledge and skills required to understand a range of body systems (renal/urinary, neuro, endocrine, reproductive, lymphatic), microbiology and undertake a related nursing assessment. This topic focuses on preparation for placement where nursing skills, attitudes and attributes support safe provision of patient-centred care at an introductory level. This topic includes 80 hours of professional placement.
This topic aims to examine how anatomy,?physiology?and microbiology?knowledge informs patient centred care?and to demonstrate introductory clinical skills?(including therapeutic and professional communication) ?and knowledge in preparation for clinical practice.