This programme has been developed for practicing healthcare professionals who want to develop in-depth knowledge and learn key skills in effectively managing a range of long-term conditions.
Why study this subject?
If you are a nurse, physiotherapist, paramedic, pharmacist, occupational therapist or similar and have a role in the assessment and management of clients with long term health conditions, then this course will equip you to lead and implement informed change in the practice of long-term conditions management. It is also targeted at those moving into this field of clinical practice.
Why study at Buckinghamshire New University?
Choosing to study with us means getting access to the opportunities, experiences and encouragement you need to move forward in your existing career, or to move towards new job opportunities within a wide range of services that relate to this field of clinical practice.
You’ll have access to an experienced and supportive team of lecturers who have a background in working in practice. You’ll also benefit from our strong links with organisations and professionals who provide plenty of opportunities to build your network and meet people working in your clinical field.
What facilities can I use?
We have invested in state-of-the-art, simulated clinical skills areas. Students regularly spend time in these areas, to practise their technical skills, and use the newest technologies, in a safe and supportive environment.
What will I study?
The course invites you to explore the complexities of assessing and managing long term conditions from multiple perspectives. It takes into account patient-centered care, psychological, social and physical demands and the potential impact on family, carers and wider society.
We tailor our academic and pastoral support to your individual needs and aspirations, and your personal tutor will be on hand to support you on your learning journey.
On completion of the programme you will be able to:
- critically explore and interpret the theories and concepts underpinning the care and management of patients with long term conditions.
- evaluate political and organisational drivers that influence developments in the management of long term conditions.
- demonstrate a deep understanding of physical, social and mental health needs of individuals, applying effective consultation and assessment skills.
- identify the roles and responsibilities of the multi-disciplinary team in the care of patients with long term conditions.
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