Practise in the Orthopaedic Nursing Environment

Pricing

Learner Guide: $31.25 Add To Cart
Preview
  • PDF thumbnail

Description

Orthopaedic nursing involves caring for clients with disorders of the musculoskeletal system and can range from simple broken bones, to multiple fractures from trauma such a motor vehicle accidents, to chronic bone and joint diseases. Orthopaedic nursing covers the full spectrum of the life span. Orthopaedic nurses practice in any and all situations where clients with musculoskeletal disorders receive care, including acute care, out client surgical, extended care and home and community environments.

Classifications

AQF - Australian Quality Framework
Diploma

Industry Classification Scheme
Medical, Dental and Health Services

National Code - Training.gov.au
HLTEN601B: Practise in the orthopaedic nursing environment

Copyright Description

Copyright © 2017 TAFE SA, Government of South Australia. All rights reserved. Terms and conditions apply.

Catalogue Item

TAFEshop Identifier: TAFESA-1678

TAFEshop Catalogue: 07.057.1848-E1

ISBN: 978-1-74282-015-6

TAFE SA

Related Resources


Simple Slide Sheet Techniques

This DVD was designed to be used in conjunction with manual handling training as a complement to demonstrating techniques which comply with a “no lift” policy. The techniques demonstrated use a range of body movements which allow for principles of Manutention in the application of slide sheet techniques. The aim is to minimize effort whilst maximising efficiency when transferring people who have varying levels of dependency. It is recommended that you pause the DVD after each technique for discussion.
Duration: 30 minutes

DVD$34.25

Work Effectively with Culturally Diverse Clients and Co-Workers

This unit of competency deals with the cultural awareness required for effective communication and cooperation with persons of diverse cultures.

Learner Guide$30.00

A Revision of Basic Arithmetic

The purpose of this package is to enable Enrolled Nurses, converting a Certificate IV or its equivalent to the Diploma of Nursing, or students just beginning the nursing program, to revise basic arithmetic skills to enable them to complete the nursing calculation component of the unit. You may have the required skills; to verify this, complete the short assessment at the beginning of this package. As you work through the assessment, you should be able to detect any areas of weakness and then focus on this particular component of the package.

Learner Guide$30.25