Arthritis Awareness and Care

This half-day Arthritis Awareness and Care course is suitable for nurses and carers.

Introduction

This half day course gives learners the knowledge to help them to safely and effectively assist with, or administer, medication in a care or support setting. If delivered in-house, the course can be tailored to include the policies, procedures and protocols specific to an individual organisation.

Course Includes

  • Defining arthritis
  • Common features and symptoms
  • Bone and joint function
  • Types of arthritis
  • Risk factors
  • Complications
  • Treatments and therapies
  • Medications and diet
  • Effective exercise techniques
  • Ranges of motion
  • Flexibility and stretching
  • Using assistive equipment
  • Pain management
  • Practical care and support

Course Outcome

Your staff will be equipped with all the relevant knowledge and an understanding of Arthritis along with how to care for those living with the condition.

Arthritis Awareness and Care

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