Level 5 – Care of the Older Person (5N2706)

**course postponed for 2024**

Awarded by QQI Level 5

DateContent
Launch of Assessment Material & Administration
End of Life Care
The Ageing Process

Role of HIQA, HSE, Primary Care Providers

Biological & Social Ageing Demography
Dementia Types & Approaches

Responsive Behaviour Approaches

Continence Issues Management in Home or Institutions)
Psychology of Ageing & Effects of Retirement
Skills Demonstration (Blindfold & Assisted Feeding Exercise)
Common Conditions Workshop – Diabetes, Cardiovascular, Stroke, Falls
Do Not Resuscitate – CPR Issues Quality of Life (QOL)

Summary and Outstanding Issues

Final Submission of Assignments

Care of the Older Person (5N2706)

  • The Ageing Process
  • Needs of the Older Person
  • Principals of Person Centred Care
  • Communication
  • Challenging Behaviour
  • Pressure Area Care / Continence Care
  • Nutritional Needs
  • Elder Abuse / Safety

All participants on this course must have fluent spoken and written English

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Cost: €295.00

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