HNB1205 - Foundations in Nursing 2
HNB1003 - Professional Experience Placement 1 Nursing
HMB1002 - Fundamentals of Midwifery and Nursing (applicable for HBMA students ONLY)
HMB1003 - Midwifery and Nursing Professional Practice Experience (applicable for HBMA students ONLY)
|1.||Articulate and apply critical thinking and clinical reasoning related to evidence-based nursing practice in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the treatment and management of acute and chronic conditions from the infant to the older adult;|
|2.||Critically reflect on the nursing standards, nursing code of conduct, code of ethics and legal considerations with the inclusion of digital health encompassing the care of the patient with acute and chronic conditions.|
|3.||Evaluate the pathophysiological concepts, processes, progression and complications associated with acute and chronic conditions of the cardiac, respiratory, endocrine and renal systems, linking pharmacological treatment options to inform person-centred care;|
|4.||Advocate the importance of cultural awareness within nursing practice, the engagement of the patient in decision making and the role of the interprofessional healthcare team;|
|5.||Exhibit competency in drug calculation and principles of safe medication administration within scope of practice; and|
|6.||Exemplify professionalism through team collaboration, documentation, clinical handover and therapeutic communication in the safe delivery of person-centred care within their current scope of practice.|
|Test||Medsafe Drug Calculation||10%|
|Assignment||Part A: Case Study – Clinical Reasoning Cycle (Group work)||20%|
|Assignment||Part B: Written Assessment (1500 words)||40%|
|Other||OSCA (10%) (Reflection equivalent to 1000 words - 20%)||30%|
Smeltzer & Bare's Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing 4th ed.
Farrell, M. (2017)
McKenna's Drug Handbook for Nursing and Midwifery Australia and New Zealand
McKenna, L. & Mirkov, S (2019)
Clinical Psychomotor Skills: Assessment tools for nurses 7th ed.
Tollefson, J. and Hamilton, E. (2019)
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