Course Title: Practise in the domiciliary health care environment

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5246 Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled/Division 2 nursing)

Course Title: Practise in the domiciliary health care environment

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 80

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Course Contact: Carylin Lenehan

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4837

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Course Description

This competency unit describes the skills and knowledge required by Enrolled/Division 2 nurses to perform nursing interventions to assist clients in a domiciliary environment

The knowledge and skills described in this competency unit are to be applied within jurisdictional nursing and midwifery regulatory authority legislative requirements
Enrolled/Division 2 nursing work is to be carried out in consultation/collaboration with registered nurses and under direct or indirect supervisory arrangements in line with jurisdictional regulatory requirements

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Not Applicable

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

HLTEN608B Practise in the domiciliary health care environment


1. Work as part of the multi-disciplinary health care team in the domiciliary health care environment

2. Recognise the impact of a health problem on the client in the domiciliary health care environment

3. Contribute to planning care for the client requiring domiciliary health care

4. Perform nursing interventions that support client health care needs

5. Assist to evaluate the outcomes of planned domiciliary health care

Learning Outcomes

This is a short course not being run at the moment

Overview of Assessment

will be updated when is to run