This online triage course is tailored to Registered and Enrolled Nurses working in General Practice. It’s main aim is to equip you with the knowledge and skills to triage patients referred to you by Reception Staff, or patients who deteriorate in your presence.
You will gain the confidence to safely and effectively triage patients in the telehealth sphere and in face-to-face interactions.
This is an interactive course that invites you to use all your senses in the learning process.
Content for the Triage for Primary Healthcare Professionals course includes:
On the successful completion of the course, students should have the ability to:
Entrants to the Triage for Primary Healthcare Professionals course must provide evidence of a relevant professional role. Relevant roles would include:
To achieve competency, students must successfully complete:
Strengthen best care practice with an understanding of Triage in Primary Healthcare, including telehealth and face-to-face interactions, that outline safe and medico-legal consideration. Develop communication techniques and build clinic policy to manage agitated or anxious patients, parents, or carers, as well as effective telephone triage.
Students enrolled in The Benchmarque Group courses should adhere to the following principles:
Expected duration for completion is 12 months. Students are encouraged to complete their assessments within twelve weeks of completion of any theory content, however they have up to twelve months to submit the online assessments.
The duration time is calculated from when a student begins their course content. Within the accessIQ platform, students will be provided an initial six months to complete and submit all required self-directed and online assessment activities.
Friendly email reminders will be sent to students to ensure an assessment is completed on time. At the completion of the 6-month period, students can request up to a maximum of two extensions, each extension being for a period of 90 days.
If the entire 12-month period expires and a final assessment has not been submitted, The Benchmarque Group reserves the right to deem the assessment Not Competent and remove the student from the course.
Online learning and assessment via accessIQ.
As a general guide, one (1) hour of active learning equates to one (1) hour of CPD. It is the responsibility of the individual student to calculate how many hours of active learning have been completed. The hours of active learning estimated above should act as a guide to CPD hours.
This program takes approximately 10 hours of active learning. The hours of active learning should act as a guide to CPD hours. It is the responsibility of the individual student to calculate how many hours of active learning they have completed. As a general guide, one hour of active learning equates to one hour of CPD.
On successful completion you will receive a Digital Badge. Digital badges (sometimes called micro-credentials) are used to recognise learning or achievement and provide digital proof of that accomplishment. Digital Badges can be displayed, accessed, and verified online, and are commonly used on resumes and social media platforms.
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