knowledge of the ageing process and associated complexities and relevant nursing care

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of the ageing process and associated complexities and relevant nursing care
  2. Demonstrates an awareness of own personal, cultural and social attitudes and beliefs about ageing and how they might shape nursing care of the older person
  3. Identify the range of services available to older people across the continuum of care
  4. Initiate and implement the nursing process to deliver appropriate, quality nursing care to older persons displaying different conditions and in a range of environments
  5. Examine comprehensive assessments in the older person
  6. Assess the importance of the role of the nurse in the interdisciplinary approach to care planning and implementation of care