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Professional Development

Tel: +44 (0)117 32 81043, Option 1 for PD
followed by option: 1 for CHSS, 2 for CBAL or 3 for CATE

You can view, apply for and review your professional development courses here.

Remote Clinical Decision Making (Hear and Treat)


Courses

Please select the level of study you wish to apply for. Level M indicates that you wish to study at Masters level, and Levels 1-3 indicate that you wish to study at Degree (Undergraduate) level.

Course Details


Course/Module Code

UZYSWN-20-3

Level

3

Fees

23-24 Accredited 20 credits

£1048.00

Assessed

23-24 Non-Accredited 20 credits

£1048.00

Unassessed

Course Dates

Select course date below to see all attendance days and to apply.
If no course dates are shown below this could be due to high demand or no availability. If your course is being funded by your employer and they have bought places in advance you will need to contact them to be given the links to apply.

Course Dates

Course Information : CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 27/08/24. If the closing date has passed please contact us for availability. PLEASE NOTE: once your application status is showing as registered, it will take up to 5 working days for your login details for MyUWE to be issued by email. Please only contact us if you have not received after this time. SOPE assessments week commencing 25/11/24. Teaching for this module will be online via Blackboard Collaborate on the dates provided.

Venue

CPD DISTANCE LEARNING (HAS)

Attendance days for the course

Tuesday - 10 September 2024ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 17 September 2024ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 24 September 2024ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 01 October 2024ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 08 October 2024ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 15 October 2024ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 22 October 2024ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Monday - 25 November 2024ONLINE09:00 - 18:00
Course Dates

Course Information : CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 18/12/24. If the closing date has passed please contact us for availability. PLEASE NOTE: once your application status is showing as registered, it will take up to 5 working days for your login details for MyUWE to be issued by email. Please only contact us if you have not received after this time. SOPE assessments week commencing 24/03/25. Teaching for this module will be online via Blackboard Collaborate on the dates provided.

Venue

CPD DISTANCE LEARNING (HAS)

Attendance days for the course

Tuesday - 07 January 2025ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 14 January 2025ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 21 January 2025ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 28 January 2025ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 04 February 2025ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 11 February 2025ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 25 February 2025ONLINE09:30 - 16:30
Monday - 24 March 2025ONLINE09:00 - 18:00

Applications

University

Assessment

The assessment strategy for this module is in the form of a 30 minute Structured Oral and Practical Exam (SOPE). The assessment will allow you to demonstrate that you have the underpinning knowledge necessary for remote clinical practice.

Campus

Glenside

Careers/further study

This level 6 (undergraduate level) or level 7 (Masters level) module can contribute towards CPD (Continuing Professional Development).

Content

The module syllabus typically covers:

  • existing triage tools used in remote tele-health
  • advantages and limitations of Computer Lead Clinical Decision Making Software (CDMS)
  • applying clinical reasoning, evidence-based practice and tacit knowledge in remote clinical decision making
  • managing common remote tele-health presentations (acute pain, falls, mental health crisis call, frequent caller, complex social needs)
  • system-based approaches to remote clinical decision making
  • supporting the best patient outcomes through appropriate dispositions
  • managing and mitigating clinical risk

Professional issues:

  • remote tele-health and its importance nationally with the provision of healthcare and managing NHS capacity issues
  • the role and responsibilities of the Remote Clinical Advisor within provision of urgent and emergency care services
  • practicing within a framework of professional ownership, accountability and responsibility
  • develop dlinical leadership and communication skills
  • evidence-based medicine within clinical decision making
  • The importance of research and clinical audit within remote clinical decision making to promote individual and service improvement
  • Continuing Professional Development
  • staying well, developing and maintaining psychosocial resilience

Communication:

  • developing therapeutic relationships with patients, family, guardians and friends
  • crew consultations and referring patients
  • communicating across inter-professional boundaries
  • managing challenging callers
  • supporting concordant clinical decisions
  • working with professional colleagues so support appropriate patient outcomes.

Safe working practice:

  • legal and ethical responsibilities within remote clinical decision making
  • managing feedback and the complaints process
  • managing frequent callers
  • managing and evaluating clinical risk
  • safeguarding.

Course Director

Louisa Jamieson

Entry Requirements

You must be a relevant registered health and social care professional (by agreement with the module leader).

Introduction

This 20 credit Remote Clinical Decision Making module is available at level 6 (UZYSWN-20-3) or level 7 (UZYSWW-20-M).

On successful completion of this module, you will be able to:

  • demonstrate an in depth understanding of triage tools used within remote clinical triage
  • critically evaluate evidence-based best practice models and system-based approaches within remote clinical decision-making
  • demonstrate competence in clinical reasoning skills for common presentations found within remote clinical triage whilst managing the associated clinical risk
  • explore and critically appraise the legal and ethical principles that relate to remote clinical triage in relation to a common clinical presentation
  • critically evaluate the roles and responsibilities of the remote clinical advisor
  • demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the communication skills needed for remote clinical triage
  • critically evaluate clinical decisions made in conjunction with clinical decision-making software, evidence-based best practice models and system-based approaches.

Key Facts

You may be able to study these modules at Level 6 (BSc level) or Level 7 (Masters level) depending on your academic circumstances. Please contact the CPD Team or the Module Leader for advice if you are unsure which level would be best for you.

Learning and Teaching

The programme will be entirely delivered using a blended learning methodology; incorporating technology enhanced learning material, online web content, video presentations, lectures and seminars.

Scheduled learning includes lectures; case based learning including small group work and seminar discussion.

Independent learning includes essential reading, assignment preparation and completion and presentation preparation and completion.

Study facilities

The College of Health, Science and Society has an excellent reputation for the quality of its teaching and the facilities it provides.

Get a feel for the Health Professions facilities we have on offer here from wherever you are.

Telephone

+44 (0)117 32 81158

You can also follow us on Twitter @UWEhasCPD.

Title

20 credit level 6 or level 7 module


Click here to ask us a question about this course. Please include your full name with your question. If required, please let us know if you want us to add you to the future dates mailing list. Alternatively you may email us directly at pd@uwe.ac.uk


Enquire

To view all CPD courses offered by UWE Bristol, please select (click on) the box below

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Course Details


Course/Module Code

UZYSWW-20-M

Level

M

Fees

23-24 Accredited 20 credits

£1048.00

Assessed

23-24 Non-Accredited 20 credits

£1048.00

Unassessed

Course Dates

Select course date below to see all attendance days and to apply.
If no course dates are shown below this could be due to high demand or no availability. If your course is being funded by your employer and they have bought places in advance you will need to contact them to be given the links to apply.

Course Dates

Course Information : CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 27/08/24. If the closing date has passed please contact us for availability. PLEASE NOTE: once your application status is showing as registered, it will take up to 5 working days for your login details for MyUWE to be issued by email. Please only contact us if you have not received after this time. SOPE assessments week commencing 25/11/24. Teaching for this module will be online via Blackboard Collaborate on the dates provided.

Venue

CPD DISTANCE LEARNING (HAS)

Attendance days for the course

Tuesday - 10 September 2024ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 17 September 2024ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 24 September 2024ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 01 October 2024ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 08 October 2024ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 15 October 2024ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 22 October 2024ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Monday - 25 November 2024ONLINE09:00 - 18:00
Course Dates

Course Information : CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 18/12/24. If the closing date has passed please contact us for availability. PLEASE NOTE: once your application status is showing as registered, it will take up to 5 working days for your login details for MyUWE to be issued by email. Please only contact us if you have not received after this time. SOPE assessments week commencing 24/03/25. Teaching for this module will be online via Blackboard Collaborate on the dates provided.

Venue

CPD DISTANCE LEARNING (HAS)

Attendance days for the course

Tuesday - 07 January 2025ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 14 January 2025ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 21 January 2025ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 28 January 2025ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 04 February 2025ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 11 February 2025ONLINE09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 25 February 2025ONLINE09:30 - 16:30
Monday - 24 March 2025ONLINE09:00 - 18:00

Applications

University

Assessment

The assessment strategy for this module is in the form of a 30 minute Structured Oral and Practical Exam (SOPE). The assessment will allow you to demonstrate that you have the underpinning knowledge necessary for remote clinical practice.

Campus

Glenside

Careers/further study

This level 6 (undergraduate level) or level 7 (Masters level) module can contribute towards CPD (Continuing Professional Development).

Content

The module syllabus typically covers:

  • existing triage tools used in remote tele-health
  • advantages and limitations of Computer Lead Clinical Decision Making Software (CDMS)
  • applying clinical reasoning, evidence-based practice and tacit knowledge in remote clinical decision making
  • managing common remote tele-health presentations (acute pain, falls, mental health crisis call, frequent caller, complex social needs)
  • system-based approaches to remote clinical decision making
  • supporting the best patient outcomes through appropriate dispositions
  • managing and mitigating clinical risk

Professional issues:

  • remote tele-health and its importance nationally with the provision of healthcare and managing NHS capacity issues
  • the role and responsibilities of the Remote Clinical Advisor within provision of urgent and emergency care services
  • practicing within a framework of professional ownership, accountability and responsibility
  • develop dlinical leadership and communication skills
  • evidence-based medicine within clinical decision making
  • The importance of research and clinical audit within remote clinical decision making to promote individual and service improvement
  • Continuing Professional Development
  • staying well, developing and maintaining psychosocial resilience

Communication:

  • developing therapeutic relationships with patients, family, guardians and friends
  • crew consultations and referring patients
  • communicating across inter-professional boundaries
  • managing challenging callers
  • supporting concordant clinical decisions
  • working with professional colleagues so support appropriate patient outcomes.

Safe working practice:

  • legal and ethical responsibilities within remote clinical decision making
  • managing feedback and the complaints process
  • managing frequent callers
  • managing and evaluating clinical risk
  • safeguarding.

Course Director

Louisa Jamieson

Entry Requirements

You must be a relevant registered health and social care professional (by agreement with the module leader).

Introduction

This 20 credit Remote Clinical Decision Making module is available at level 6 (UZYSWN-20-3) or level 7 (UZYSWW-20-M).

On successful completion of this module, you will be able to:

  • demonstrate an in depth understanding of triage tools used within remote clinical triage
  • critically evaluate evidence-based best practice models and system-based approaches within remote clinical decision-making
  • demonstrate competence in clinical reasoning skills for common presentations found within remote clinical triage whilst managing the associated clinical risk
  • explore and critically appraise the legal and ethical principles that relate to remote clinical triage in relation to a common clinical presentation
  • critically evaluate the roles and responsibilities of the remote clinical advisor
  • demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the communication skills needed for remote clinical triage
  • critically evaluate clinical decisions made in conjunction with clinical decision-making software, evidence-based best practice models and system-based approaches.

Key Facts

You may be able to study these modules at Level 6 (BSc level) or Level 7 (Masters level) depending on your academic circumstances. Please contact the CPD Team or the Module Leader for advice if you are unsure which level would be best for you.

Learning and Teaching

The programme will be entirely delivered using a blended learning methodology; incorporating technology enhanced learning material, online web content, video presentations, lectures and seminars.

Scheduled learning includes lectures; case based learning including small group work and seminar discussion.

Independent learning includes essential reading, assignment preparation and completion and presentation preparation and completion.

Study facilities

The College of Health, Science and Society has an excellent reputation for the quality of its teaching and the facilities it provides.

Get a feel for the Health Professions facilities we have on offer here from wherever you are.

Telephone

+44 (0)117 32 81158

You can also follow us on Twitter @UWEhasCPD.

Title

20 credit level 6 or level 7 module


Click here to ask us a question about this course. Please include your full name with your question. If required, please let us know if you want us to add you to the future dates mailing list. Alternatively you may email us directly at pd@uwe.ac.uk


Enquire

To view all CPD courses offered by UWE Bristol, please select (click on) the box below

View courses