This course enables you to study the principles of patient-centred care and discuss the applications in the context of Radiography. It will offer you some background knowledge on key issues in patient-centred care and how these can be applied in radiography through optimised imaging technique, customised communication skills and appropriate use of specialised equipment.
This course is tailored to address examples of the needs of different patient populations within radiography, and examines the applications of patient-centred care, offering some theoretical background.
Who is it for?
For recent radiography graduates, clinical practitioners, radiology managers, radiography researchers and educators who wish to advance their understanding of the basic principles of patient-centred care in Radiography and Medical imaging.
Monday 12, Tuesday 13 and Wednesday 14 June 2023
This is one of the first courses of its kind in the UK specifically for Radiographers and adjusted to Medical imaging practice and communication. Its key takeaway is an enhanced understanding of the basic principles of patient-centred care in Radiography and Medical imaging.
This short course module is designed to be flexible in allowing you to study and reach your goals at your own pace. Our health CPD courses are credit-bearing modules that contribute to a University degree or award.
Transfer course credits towards postgraduate taught degree
As a health care professional, once you've completed this course you could offset 15 credits as part of a postgraduate programme, continuing your study with further modules to make up a Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert) 60 credits, Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) 120 credits or Master of Science (MSc) 180 credits qualification (all credits must be awarded within five years of study commencing).
This course is worth 15 credits
This course can be used a module, contributing to a University degree or award.
Find a list of degrees this module can contribute towards:
MSc Radiography (Computed Tomography)