Practise in the Orthopaedic Nursing Environment

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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

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Catalogue Item

TAFEshop Identifier: TAFESA-1678

TAFEshop Catalogue: 07.057.1848-E1

ISBN: 978-1-74282-015-6

TAFE SA

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