This course is designed for qualified Registered Nurses who are out-of-practice and wish to refresh their knowledge in acute care nursing. It is also ideal for nurses working in non-acute areas of practice that wish to work in acute care.
Participants will learn contemporary best-practice and renew their confidence while gain practical experience in some of Mater’s exceptional hospitals.
The course is designed to build on your previous nursing skills, knowledge and experience to prepare you for safe practice according to the relevant NMBA registered nurse Standards for Practice.
Throughout the course, participants will:
- gain an understanding of contemporary, evidence-based best practice, in a clinical environment.
- observe and perform a variety of clinical skills including medication administration within the acute care setting with the support of preceptors, clinical support educators and nurse educators.
- receive regular feedback and support from educators and facilitators, and have the opportunity to be individually assessed.