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OverviewOur Postgraduate Certificate in Minor Injury and Illness Management is for UK registered healthcare professionals. The course allows you to achieve professional development and gain experience in preparation for practice:as an Emergency Care Practitioner (ECP)within minor injury or illness focused care within urgent or acute care.You will cover a range of minor injury and illness conditions across the age spectrum, delivering the best outcome of care for the patient and their family.
Our Postgraduate Certificate in Minor Injury and Illness Management is for UK registered healthcare professionals. The course allows you to achieve professional development and gain experience in preparation for practice:
as an Emergency Care Practitioner (ECP)
within minor injury or illness focused care within urgent or acute care.
You will cover a range of minor injury and illness conditions across the age spectrum, delivering the best outcome of care for the patient and their family. You will critically analyse the assessment, diagnosis management and treatment of patients. And you will develop your:
skills and understanding of assessment
planning, delivery and evaluation of care.
We place importance on your experience within the educational process, from both a personal and professional perspective.
Relevant national and international research and evidence based literature informs course content. This helps you expand the breadth of your studies and develop a depth of critical analysis and evaluation of practice.
After you graduate
Students who have completed similar health and life sciences postgraduate certificates have been employed within the relevant speciality both locally and is course enables practitioners to work through the Agenda for Change grading bands to gain career progression and positions such as Emergency Nurse Practitioners/Advanced Paramedic Practitioners, Advanced Care Practitioners in an Emergency Department or Practitioners in urgent or acute care specialities.
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