CPD modules

Helping patients to achieve self-management

  • RCN accredited
  • Peer reviewed
  • Certificate
  • Learning time: 02 hrs
  • Last updated: 2019
  • Link to RCNi portfolio

This learning module examines how to support patients to learn about their illnesses as well as the self-management measures and lifestyle changes that can help them increase independence after they leave hospital. It explores what such education might entail for a patient and why it can be different to learning in other circumstances.

Disclaimer

Please note that information provided by RCNi Learning is not sufficient to ensure competence in the skill. Assessment of competence should take place in line with local practice. Practice should always align with local protocols and procedures, latest guidelines and any regulatory code. All modules should currently be viewed together with available national and local Covid-19 guidelines. For advice, go to www.rcn.org.uk/covid-19/rcn-position

Bob Price, Healthcare education and practice development consultant, Surrey, England.


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