Practise in the Orthopaedic Nursing Environment (Advanced Diploma HLT07)

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

Catalogue Item

TAFEshop Identifier: TAFESA-1741

TAFEshop Catalogue: 09.033.2230

ISBN: 978-1-74282-015-6

TAFE SA

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