Adult Physical Assessment- New

Course Information

Course Code

APA100

Instruction Method

Virtual(online)

Fee

Please see below

Length

1 day

Instructor(s)

The Michener Institute of Education at UHN Continuing Education Faculty

Course Objectives

Students by the end of this 1 day workshop should be able to :

  1. Assess the client looking for life threatening concerns.
  2. Assess the client using a systematic approach.
  3. Assess the client using inspection, palpation and auscultation as appropriate.

Intended For

Nurses working in hospital or clinic setting .

This course is  also available by contract for on-site delivery. Please email ce@michener.ca for information.

 

Text Book

Not required

Location

Virtual (online) delivery of course

Certificate Program

Certificate of Completion

Prerequisites

  • Computer literacy
    • Students must have access to a computer that meets the minimum system requirements, access to the Internet, and an e-mail account
    • Access to and basic proficiency with a PDF reader, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft PowerPoint are also required as they are used to access course material and submit evaluation items

Topics Covered

Comprehensive Adult  Physical Assessment including:

  1. Respiratory Assessment
  2. Neurologic Exam
  3. Endocrine Assessment
  4. Gastrointestinal Assessment
  5. Renal/Genitourinary Exam
  6. Skin Exam
  7. Calculation of  Arterial blood gases- acidosis and alkalosis, compensation and common blood work abnormalities (the impact of high’s and lows and how it effects the organs/systems)

Courses

CodeCourse TitleFormatTuitionDate(s)Register ByAvailability
APA100-S01Adult Physical Assessment Note date changeIn Class$259.00Aug-15-2020 to Aug-15-2020Open
APA100-F01Adult Physical AssessmentIn Class$259.00Oct-17-2020 to Oct-17-2020Open
APA100-W01Adult Physical AssessmentIn Class$259.00Jan-23-2021 to Jan-23-2021Open
APA100-W02In Class$259.00Apr-18-2021 to Apr-18-2021Open