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GroupK72D17S/Degree Programme in Nursing (in English) (Kemi)
Study unitK702DL27 Supporting Health and Functional Capacity of Elderly People, 10.00 ECTS credits, 267 h
PROFESSIONAL STUDIES
ImplementationPerustoteutus/19001
UnitTerveysala (Meripuistokatu 26) Kemi
Time of implementationSpring1/2019-2020, Spring2/2019-2020
Responsible teacherTohmola Anniina
Other teachersArolaakso Sari, Meinilä Arja
Status of implementationComing

Description status Missing
  
Language of instruction English
Starting and ending dates01.01.2020 - 20.05.2020
Minimum number of participants  
Maximum number of participants  
Enrolment period01.09.2019 - 30.09.2019
Implementation method
Virtuality
R&D integration
Resit dates of the exam
Koulutuksen aikataulu (www-linkki)
Description language English 
Objectives

Competence goals:

You are familiar with the most common geriatric illnesses, care recommendations based on research data and the methods of ethical gerontological nursing.

You can utilise the methods of assessing health and functional capacity and plan, implement and assess the interventions related to the promotion of health and functional capacity in the nursing of elderly people. You can apply a diverse range of teaching and guidance methods in the nursing of elderly people.

You can apply the principles methods of promoting health and functional capacity in a multidisciplinary manner in the various operating environments of nursing.

You know the principles and methods of palliative care and end-of-life care.

Themes and essential content:

Maintaining health and functional capacity

  • Changes related to a person’s ageing
  • Functional capacity and assessment of resources
  • Methods of promoting health and functional capacity

Gerontological nursing

  • Special characteristics of gerontological nursing and geriatrics
  • Cooperative and multi-professional activities in various operating environments
  • Nursing of patients with memory disorders

Home care

  • Special characteristics of home nursing care
  • Care involvement of the family and friends of patients in home care

Palliative nursing

 
Assessment criteria

Satisfactory

Good

Very good

You describe the most common geriatric illnesses, care recommendations based on research data and the methods of ethical gerontological nursing.

You utilise nursing recommendations based on researched information and methods of ethical gerontological nursing in the treatment of the most common geriatric conditions.

You assess and compare nursing recommendations based on researched information and methods of ethical gerontological nursing in the treatment of the most common geriatric conditions.

You identify the methods of assessing health and functional capacity and, under guidance, plan, implement and assess interventions related to the promotion of health and functional capacity in the nursing of elderly people.

You utilise methods of assessing health and functional capacity and plan, implement and, under guidance, assess interventions related to the promotion of health and functional capacity in the nursing of elderly people.

You assess and compare methods of assessing health and functional capacity and plan, implement and assess interventions related to the promotion of health and functional capacity in the nursing of elderly people, along with suggesting new solutions.

You describe a variety of teaching and guidance methods in the nursing of elderly people.

You utilise a variety of teaching and guidance methods in the nursing of elderly people.

You assess and compare teaching and guidance methods in the nursing of elderly people.

You describe the principles and methods of promoting health and functional capacity in the various operating environments of nursing.

You utilise the principles and methods of promoting health and functional capacity in the various operating environments of nursing.

You assess the principles and methods of promoting health and functional capacity in the various operating environments of nursing in a multidisciplinary manner.

You determine the principles and methods of palliative care and end-of-life care.

You employ the principles and methods of end-of-life care and, under guidance, utilise the methods of palliative nursing in co-operation with the patient’s family member.

You assess and compare the methods of end-of-life care in co-operation with a multidisciplinary working group.

You apply and justify the use of the methods of palliative nursing.

Fail: The student has not achieved a satisfactory level.

 
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