Short course

Principles of Advanced Clinical Decision Making

This microcredential is suitable for Allied Health Professionals and Healthcare Professionals looking to advance their clinical practice.

Start date
4-8 March 2024
5 days
Home - £1130
Postgraduate Microcredential
20 credits
100% oral presentation

This microcredential aims for you to advance your clinical decision making. You will understand the theory around clinical decision making, reflect on the tools used to enhance communication in clincial settings, assess issues around public health and health promotion and their impact on clinical decision making and quality measuring in clinical practice.  

The course will combine lectures, workshops, and e-learning and Kura cloud.

By the end of the microcredential you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate safe and appropriate judgement and clinical decision making, incorporating advanced communication and clinical reasoning approaches to enhance the effective management of patients within your specialist area of practice.  
  • Critically appraise issues around public health, epidemiology, and health promotion and their impact on clinical decision making.
  • Demonstrate awareness of professional, legal and ethical factors which impact on clinical decision making within the students own area of practice and the wider health care economy.  
  • Present a systematic approach to identify, evaluate and utilise research evidence to inform health service delivery.
  • Demonstrate knowledge around common diseases that burden health services and acknowledge their impact on patient management and service delivery within their specialist area of practice.

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