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First Line Intervention - NURS3011

This unit of study explores, at a beginning level, the knowledge and clinical practices related to the delivery of pre-hospital health services. The roles and contexts within which nurses may act as first line responders will be discussed. Students will explore clinical practices within an integrated healthcare system and consider the issues and trends that influence scope of practice and service delivery. The principles of emergency management in primary healthcare settings, retrieval systems and planning for the management of multiple casualties from natural, chemical or infective disasters and conflict will be investigated.

Classes
lectures 13x2-hr, tutorials 8x2-hr, clinical labs 4x3-hrs and 1x6-hr

Assessment
Student assessment (100%) conducted throughout the semester, as advised within the relevant unit of study outline

Pre-requisites

48 Year 1 credit points and 36 Year 2 credit points and NURS3007

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Nursing and Midwifery
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Mallet St
Courses that offer this unit

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