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Clinical Care Planning Principles & Defensible Documentation for RNs and EENs in Aged Care

Workshop overview:

This 2hr interactive workshop has been developed to support both existing Registered Nurses (RN) and Endorsed Enrolled Nurses (EEN) within aged care service settings, newly graduated RNs and EENs who are new to the Aged Services sector, and RNs who may be placed within facilities, under Australian Government Skills Migration arrangements. The workshop focuses on the Aged Care Quality Standards, in particular Standards 1, 2 and 3, and explores the importance of care planning principles for ‘person-centred’ care, and the essential requirement of defensible documentation for client wellbeing, audit compliance and risk mitigation for team members and organisations.  

 

Who should attend: 

Existing Registered Nurses (RN) and Endorsed Enrolled Nurses (EEN) within aged care service settings, and newly graduated RNs who are new to the Aged Service sector, and RNs who may be placed within facilities, under Australian Government Skills Migration arrangements. 

 

Outcomes of this workshop:

  • Understand the application of assessment, care planning, and documentation principles relevant to Standards 1, 2, and 3.
  • Apply care planning and documentation to case studies
  • Understand the principles of defensive documentation guidelines to support care recipient’s wellbeing and mitigate risk management for team members and organisations.

About the facilitator:

Bernadette Durrell has direct industry experience, including being a Village Manager of 145-unit village. She has held training and lecturing roles with Alzheimer’s Australia and TAFE delivering the Diploma of Nursing and Certificate IV in Preparation for Nursing], worked as a Regional Manager for Silver Chain [WA], a Director of Nursing and holds a Bachelor of Science [Nursing] and Masters of Business Leadership. She has mentored nursing and radiography students for Curtin University [Perth] and is a Credentialled Practitioner of Coaching and member of the International Coaching Federation.

Bernadette Durrell

Date: 30 September 2024

Time: 1.30pm – 4.00pm AEST

Cost:  ACCPA Member:

  • 1 – 2 people: $289.00 inc GST each
  • 3 – 10 people: $260.00 inc GST each

Additional member discounts apply for groups of 11 and greater. Contact for a discussion.

Non Member: $462 Inc GST each

Date: 27 May 2025

Time: 1.30pm – 4.00pm AEST

Cost:  ACCPA Member:

  • 1 – 2 people: $289.00 inc GST each
  • 3 – 10 people: $260.00 inc GST each

Additional member discounts apply for groups of 11 and greater. Contact  for a discussion.

Non Member: $462 Inc GST each

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