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Post Graduate Certificate in Integrated Nursing Practice Across Acute, Community and Emergency Care PGCert

Post Graduate Certificate in Integrated Nursing Practice Across Acute, Community and Emergency Care PGCert

Key information
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Qualification type

Postgraduate Certificate

Subject areas

Nursing Studies Emergency Clinical Care

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course is for you if you’re supported by your employer on a rotational programme across acute, community and emergency care. It aims to deliver the specialist understanding that underpins integrated care and service delivery across this vital area of nursing work. This wide-ranging programme supports an integrated model of care, and is designed to help build the knowledge and skills you need to work across established professional boundaries and provide care focused on the needs of patients and their families. It’ll give you the chance to develop as an individual who can lead a team and co-ordinate multi-professional and inter-professional care. In addition, you’ll have the opportunity to improve your clinical and core principles in order to work within acute, community and emergency care during the course.

Course Highlights: You’ll learn in small groups and be able to take advantage of individual tuition and personal contact with staff; Course tutors are professionally qualified with healthcare industry experience; Work-based modules and assignments are tailored around industry needs; You’ll benefit from strong strategic partnerships with local NHS and social care organisations; If you work in the NHS, you may be eligible for funding through a service level agreement (SLA) with NHS North West. Key Features: The course offers a rotational work-based programme within community, acute and emergency services; Many of the modules will be delivered in state-of-the-art facilities, including the Clinical Simulation Suite and modern classroom teaching facilities; There’ll be collaborative work with NHS North West and other NHS organisations; There are strong links with local employers, which could benefit your employment prospects.

Career Opportunities: This course prepares graduates to provide care that is focused on the needs of patients. It’s designed to provide a sound understanding of perspectives that underpin integrated care delivery across acute, community and emergency care. As a graduate, you’ll possess skills in care delivery and leadership of individuals and teams, demonstrating the ability to co-ordinate multi-professional and inter-professional care. You’ll be able to demonstrate a high level of critical appraisal, self-reflection, competence and judgement in retrieving, evaluating and communicating information. You’ll also be able to critically evaluate the impact of working collaboratively, with professionalism, self-awareness and compassion. In addition, you’ll be able to work independently, making decisions in complex situations with self-direction and self-management.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time

Duration

2 years

Start date

SEP

Modules

Introduction to Integration, Public Health and Social Care - Core
Developing critical analytical skills for professional practice - Core
Critical Leadership and Management in Contemporary Health Care - Core
Critical Understanding of Integrated Health and Social Care - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students are expected to possess at least a Lower Second Class (2:2) Honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject and have appropriate work experience. If they have a relevant professional qualification and/or substantial experience in a relevant field of practice, then we’ll be happy to consider their application. They will need appropriate current employment and your employer’s support to complete this rotational work-based programme within community, acute and emergency services.

University information

The University of Bolton dates back to 1825 and has a long and distinguished history of providing quality education. Situated on a modern campus in the centre of Bolton, the University is home to 11,000 students who are very happy with their experience, proved by their number one ranking for student satisfaction in Greater Manchester in the Complete University Guide 2019. The university is split into nine faculties: Bolton School of...more

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