APNA's definition of primary health care nursing covers health, scope of practice, primary health care, roles and settings. We also explore general practice nursing and Phillips et al. six roles of the general practice nurse.
Sickle Cell Disease
This course has been developed to provide an understanding of sickle cell disease, recognising its symptoms, supporting and educating the patient, and management of the disease.
This course was developed in collaboration with the Australian Sickle Cell Advocacy Inc.
Visit their website for more information and resources.
60 minutes / 1 CPD hours
After completing this module, you should be:
- Confident in recognizing the symptoms and signs of sickle cell disease (SCD) and refer for further investigation/treatment.
- Confident in supporting and educating the patient and their family on how to manage their condition.
Cost: $38.50 inc GST / APNA Members FREE
What you’ll get
At the completion of the module you will be presented with a brief online assessment that will test your knowledge.
Once you have completed all sections of the course, a certificate will be available next to the course name in the ‘My Training’ section of APNA Online Learning.