Adult Physical Assessment- New Virtual Online Sessions

Course Information

Course Code

APA100

Instruction Method

Virtual(online)- participants will receive email with link to access the Virtual workshop 1 week before scheduled session.

Fee

Domestic $259 , International $389

Length

1 day- 9AM -5 PM

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 9am- 5pm - Please note you will receive the link to the live virtual session one week before the course date. Prior to the course date the live virtual session is not available for pre viewing.

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)

Adult Physical Assessment – APA100


COVID Vaccine Requirement:

Effective September 7th all learners, faculty and staff must provide proof of at least one-dose of approved COVID-19 vaccine to participate in any in-person learning or on-site activities. Proof of full vaccination will be required as of October 8th, 2021.

Instructions to upload proof of COVID vaccination to Self Service


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